Archived posts from April 2016


Winemaker’s comments on the 2016 Margaret River vintage

– Matthew Byrne

Winemaker’s comments on the 2016 Margaret River vintage
19
Apr

  A very different vintage yet again. A dry warm Spring and Summer meant it was tracking early but a tropical rain event in late January which saw a minimum of 70-80 mm across the region which pushed back harvest dates slightly. The reds (especially Cabernet and Merlot) appreciated this rainfall. Although we thought the whites […]

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