Above the Cromey compound are seven acres of vineyard land classified as AOC Bourgogne. The land has been under scrub and brush for nearly 50 years. But we have begun the long process of plantation. After a year of muddy excavation, there was a green cover crop of rye grass wintering over. Next is to to clear, plow and plant it.
Nearing the middle of September 2019 and vineyard work has started. Clearing, plowing and getting ready for Spring…
We’ve not yet decided whether to plant Pinot Noir or Chardonnay. But the adventure has begun!