August 10, 2017 Bob No comments exist

Sundays are now Bubbly Sunday! We will have our sparkling open on Sunday’s throughout the summer. Enjoy it in a tasting flight, relax and enjoy a glass, or… Did someone say Mimosas? Come on out and relax with our bubbly this Sunday. Cheers!

August 8, 2017 Bob No comments exist

Wine what tasting? First wine brats we’ve ever heard of! Our CCIO (Chief Crazy Idea Officer, AKA: Bob) has been at it again. After looking at beer brats last year, he started to wonder about making wine brats. He was really intrigued about how noticeable the flavor difference would be using a few different wines….

July 10, 2017 Bob No comments exist

Verai… What? Veraison! Veraison is the onset of ripening when the vines slow down their focus on shoot growth and turn the majority of their energy to ripening the grapes. During this time there is a rapid accumulation of sugar, while there is also a decrease in acidity. The berries soften and become juicy along…

July 8, 2017 Bob No comments exist

We love our Ornate box turtles here at the winery. Their hinged shells which give them protection from predators are a work of art. Did you know the patterns on their underside are different and act as an identifier much like a fingerprint? Cheers to the Kansas state reptile!

June 12, 2017 Bob No comments exist

The 2017 vintage is looking delicious already! This is our Marquette, our first harvest of the year. Shortly, it will enter veraison, during which time the grapes will rapidly accumulate sugar and these grapes will slowly turn from green to red. Harvest is coming!