Chateau Haut Goujon. Lalande-de-Pomerol.
Friday, July 13th: Cloudy until 2PM. Slowly going through our blocks and opening up the morning canopy. Sun for an hour. Now raining steady.
Friday, July 20th: Heat, leafing, no clouds. Still no signs of verasion.
Thursday, July 26th. Heat spike all week long. Mornings spent green harvesting the Malbec and Cab blocks. A bit of mildew spotted in the organic section but under control with the heat and spray. Rain is forecasted for the weekend. Dialing in.
Thursday August 22nd. Verasion complete. Days of 90+ degrees.
September 21st. sampling our 18 vineyards. looking great. very little mildew in our organic blocks. clean. fruit will start coming in the first week of october.
October 19th. All fruit in and heading forward. Fermentation.