/Tag: Vineyard

Babies and Wine Tasting in Hood River.

It’s spring, and that means it’s time for babies! Well, vine babies at least. We’re planting 2.5 acres of Pinot Gris and 2.5 acres of Chardonnay this month, bring our total planted acreage at the farm to 20 (the other 15 acres are Pinot Noir). It’ll be years until we get estate wine from these little ones but in the […]

2019-03-26T11:22:47-07:000 Comments

Our crazy old apple tree

This Gravenstein is the last orchard apple tree standing on our farm. It symbolizes five generations of Fletchers, a touchstone of the legacy that began with apples and pears. The orchard has been transitioning into a vineyard for awhile now, but we’re keeping this ancient fellow. It is so old, it is nearly hollowed out inside, yet it still manages […]

2017-04-24T02:34:01-07:000 Comments