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Fruit of the vine

Atop a ridge overlooking the Carmel Valley…

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in the midst of oaks,

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beautiful grounds,

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and a sparkling pool,

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the bottling of fine wine:

from the barrel

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pumped

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filtered

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to vat

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to be siphoned into bottles

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-with a time out to restore the siphon-

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corked

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and boxed.

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This year’s production…a careful blend of four varieties

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Amazing family, friends, and food + grapes crushed, blended, aged to perfection

all working together = a job well done and fine wine at the end of the day!

So grateful to have been part of the equation!!!

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Meanwhile back at the ranch…episode 5

“Could I have that Duo/Storm dinner in the field?”

The answer is YES!

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Samantha Hutchinson – Could I Have That? – fashion and lifestyle blogger, arranged a Fall Wine Dinner in the field behind the house featuring

Duo Catering and Storm Wines 

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  wine pairings and commentary by Ernst Storm

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Ernst and Brooke

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-learn more about Ernst and his amazing wines at stormwines.com

together with multiple courses of fabulous food from

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Ashley and Brian of Duo Events

 

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-be sure to go to their website duoevents.com to see video of the evening complete with food preparation in my kitchen-

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made for an unforgettable balmy fall evening under a full moon.

p.s. it’s not too early to start planning a fun fall event!

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