The long awaited photos from our daughter’s wedding arrived! Milla got married to Lachlan at Mill About Vineyard in January 2017 – it was such a perfect, perfect day for two beautiful young people to celebrate their love! We enjoyed the occasion so much – now we’re thinking of repeating the success and hosting […]
A surprise start of the Semillon harvest this year – on Australia Day. The grapes ripened almost two weeks earlier than expected – so we had two celebrations on 26 January: Australia Day and Start of 2013 Vintage! Thanks to the help of our young friends, we managed to pick […]
It’s a relief to know that 2012 vintage is coming to a successful end, with all grapes picked and fermenting quietly in the wine tanks. The rain can now come!
This 7min video is about natural winemaking in France where the movement started. Natural wines are made from grapes grown without the use of chemicals. No commercial yeasts, sulfates or other additives are added during the winemaking process. Watch the video http://www.alicefeiring.com/blog/2012/02/nice-little-video-on-the-natural-wine-conflic.html
The rise of natural wines over the last five years has provoked one of the most contentious and useful debates in recent wine history. Though it is a fringe movement, with little organization or no goal other than producing and enjoying its own wines with as little winemaking intervention as […]