"Classic" and "perfect" are just two accolades being bestowed upon the 2012 Napa Valley growing season and harvest. Textbook conditions saw near-ideal spring bud break, steady flowering, even fruit set, and a lengthy stretch of warm days and cool and often foggy nights during the long summer months.
The Napa Valley Vintners released today the finale of its 2012 harvest video series with a an out-take reel of the season's spokespeople's more whimsical commentaries and bloopers.
The harvest season in the Napa Valley is, quite literally, show time! After months of tending to the vines and nurturing the fruit to ripeness, the fall and its annual harvest bring a whirlwind of excitement as winemakers get the chance to do what they do best.
September 27, 2012
The Napa Valley Vintners (NVV) launches the third installment of its short video series capturing the sights and sounds of this year's Napa Valley harvest.
September 13, 2012
The Napa Valley Vintners announces the return of the popular UStream program known as Harvest Live. Presented by Titus Vineyards' Christophe Smith, Dirt on the Vine, David Gowdy and the NVV.
August 16, 2012
Harvest has officially begun in America's premier wine region and vintners throughout the renowned Napa Valley are delighted with the growing season to date, nearly all calling it a classic.