Category Archives: What’s going on in the VINEYARDS?


2019 Harvest
By Else Ahlmann 2 November 2019 2

PART 1. Maybe you read Christian's 2019 Pre-Harvest blog, where he reflected on things that can go wrong before the grapes make it safely into the fermentation tan ...

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Sauvignon Blanc Grapes in Six Sigma's Lake County Vineyard Ready for Harvest!
2019 Pre-Harvest Reflections (Unfiltered Edition)
By Christian Ahlmann 29 August 2019 2

By Christian Ahlmann Can I level with you for a minute?  Grape farming sometimes scares me to death. In our tasting room, you see tasting notes like: "The ...

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Tempranillo – Vintage 2016
By Else Ahlmann 28 October 2016 1

            It is not just a saying that "good wine is made in the vineyard" - even the best winemaker can't make great win ...

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8th Annual Pruning & Pastries
By Else Ahlmann 10 March 2015 2

Saturday, March 7th, marked the 8th annual “Pruning and Pastries” competition held at Six Sigma Ranch. Fourteen professional Lake County pruners arrived well before start ...

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