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Springtime in Russian River Valley

05.19.15

Flowering is underway in the vineyards,and we captured this exciting stage of growth on a perfect spring day. In Green Valley, our Northern Spy Vineyard is showing beautiful flower clusters (second photo). Further north in Windsor, the majority of the caps covering the flowers in our Amber Ridge vineyard (fourth photo) are just about to pop off and stamens are about to emerge. Next up in the life of the grape is fruit set, when the berries begin to form.

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Northern Spy Vineyard in Green Valley
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AR 03 Amber Ridge Vineyard, the backbone of our Russian River Valley Pinot Noir.

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