Monthly Archives: September 2012

Snapshot of 2012 Harvest

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Harvest Report ~ September 18, 2012

Naches Heights Vineyard: September 18, 2012   Pinot Gris came in Monday at Naches Heights Vineyard.  This is the earliest date that we have pulled Pinot Gris from this higher elevation AVA.  What a year and compared to last year the extreme opposite.  … Continue reading

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Harvest Report ~ September 13, 2012

September 10, 2012:  Upland Vineyards, Snipes Mountain:  Started off harvest with Sauvignon Blanc on September 5. Will start Syrah on September 14 with Merlot, Pinot Gris and Chardonnay soon to follow.  “Owner, Todd Newhouse“ September 10, 2012: Recent sample from Upland … Continue reading

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2012 Harvest Reports

Harvest season is here. The following are harvest reports submitted by Yakima Valley growers within the past five days. Red Willow Vineyard September 5, 2012 Harvest Blessing and first fruit of the season Olsen Vineyards September 8, 2012 Harvest begins… … Continue reading

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Things are hopping at Tapteil Vineyard Winery

Things are hopping at Tapteil Vineyard Winery as we prepare for harvest. Tapteil Vineyard sells 95% of our grapes to other notable wineries. The remaining 5% is used in our own estate wines. We are proud to say that of … Continue reading

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