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Back to the Vineyard!

  Two weeks ago, one of our sisters accompanied Tom Eddy on another trip to the vineyard to see how the grapes are maturing and the results of the “green drop” mentioned in the last post.  Most of the grapes are now a lovely shade of purple with only a little green fruit remaining.  We […]

Visit to the Vineyard

As part of the transition to working with a team of new winemakers last summer, the sisters of Holy Assumption Monastery are becoming more involved in every stage of the wine-making process at Calistoga Orthodox Wines. We are now blessed to have winemakers Tom Eddy and Jason Gerard, who welcome and encourage the sisters’ involvement […]