Harvest and Vintage 2010

Mountford is finished with the harvest for the year. The work for the vintage is still ongoing. In the meantime here are some great shots of what we get up to at this time of year.

Hand destemming the grapes

Hand harvesting the grapes underneath the bird nets

Close up of the vineyard team hand harvesting

Feeding out marc to the bull

The Hommage grapes in the press

Plunging the pinot noir in the fermenters

Cheers to the end of the harvest

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About mountfordestate

A boutique vineyard and winery set on a hillside in a stunning park-like environment in the Waipara region of Canterbury New Zealand. Established in 1991 plantings include Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Riesling. CP Lin's elegant, stylish, and unforgettable burgandian style wines have an international following.
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