Keeping an Eye on Napa Growing Degree Days

Now is the time of year to become anxious about what Mother Nature has in store for this year’s grape harvest. We are going to make a barrel of Stagecoach Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon at Tin Lizzie Wineworks in Maryland this autumn. So we have been monitoring the growing degree days in Napa to get an […]

Sometimes You Just Make the Right Decision

We were touring wineries on Prince Edward County in Ontario, Canada when I received a frantic text to call Andy, our daughter’s boyfriend. The problem, there were no bars on the cell phone. Kathy held the phone as I drove to our next appointment. En route, there was an intersection where the phone indicated three […]