sauvignon blanc

Anyone up for a trip to Chile?

3 weeks ago threadsandvino 0
As the grapes begin to harvest we reflect back on the amazing trip that we had in Chile. Check out our Chilean itinerary below. Anyone up for a trip to Chile? Because we can’t wait to go back and visit! Day 1: Colchagua As we drove through the Colchagua Valley I couldn’t help but feel Read More

#ThrowBackThursday – Suisun Valley Sauv Blanc

1 year ago threadsandvino 0
As harvest comes to an end I find myself missing the vineyards. Harvest is fast and furious with crazy ups and downs. I wouldn’t miss a minute of it no matter how grueling or stressful, but I do enjoy some chill vibes. We had our last delivery of Suisun Valley grapes to Hartford, CT and I Read More

Wine Tasting in New Hampshire

2 years ago threadsandvino 0
New Hampshire Wine Country far exceeded my expectations. The wines were delicious, the scenery was gorgeous, and the people were very friendly. One of my stops was Labelle Winery in Amherst, NH. I walked into the tasting room and was immediately greeted by a kind girl at the door. She explained that I could sit Read More

Chardonnay, Sauv Blanc, Pinot Grigio, & Viognier from Chile

2 years ago threadsandvino 0
The white wine grapes Chile have arrived and they look amazing. Below are the Brix levels for our Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc, and Viognier.  It looks like it’s going to be a great vintage! Chardonnay: 22.5 Pinot Grigio: 23.5 Sauvignon Blanc: 23.0 Viognier: 22.5 Brix (°Bx) is a way to measure the potential alcohol content Read More

2016 HARVEST OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH AFRICA

2 years ago threadsandvino 0
2016 HARVEST OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH AFRICA The Breede River Valley is surrounded by the Atlantic and Indian Oceans, and is nestled between the Simonsberg and Drakenstien mountains.  Because of this unique topography, cool air from the oceans flows through the valley creating small, cooler micro-climates.  Farmers are able to use the Breede River to irrigate Read More