Saturday 15th February 2020. There’s nothing more exciting than the beginning of vintage, and grapes for The Silurian sparkling base are the first to be picked. We would like to invite club members to a harvest lunch. In essence, harvest some grapes then enjoy lunch as a reward for the morning’s work. Invitations will be sent to members late-January....

We had some pretty special pickers for our first picking day for vintage 2019: club members! After going through a foot bath and a short safety briefing (‘these snips are sharp, don’t cut any fingers off’) our enthusiastic team were into it, carefully placing chardonnay bunches in their picking lugs and commenting on their beauty.     It wasn’t a crack-of dawn start,...