As the sun-soaked days of summer draw to a close, the anticipation at Kramer Vineyards is palpable. We stand at the cusp of harvest season, a vibrant journey that brings to life the essence of our winery. Join us as we delve into the intricacies of preparing for this magical time—a period filled with excitement, dedication, and the promise of exceptional wines.
At Kramer Vineyards, the excitement is palpable as we approach the sparkling harvest, set to commence after Labor Day. Our vineyards are lush with promise, each grape variety reaching its pinnacle of perfection. With the delicate flavors and effervescence they embody, these grapes will soon be carefully hand-picked to become the heart of our exquisite celebratory wines.
The sparkling harvest holds a special place in our winemaking calendar, as the ripeness benchmarks for this style differ from other wines. We seek grapes with less sugar, vibrant acidity, and delicately developed flavors, ensuring our sparkling wines boast the perfect balance of brightness and finesse.
As we count down the days to this effervescent spectacle, our team is meticulously preparing to capture the essence of the harvest and craft unforgettable sparkling wines that will delight your senses. Stay tuned for more insights into our vibrant journey as we approach this exhilarating season of winemaking artistry.
As September unfolds, our focus shifts to the crown jewel of the harvest—the Pinot Noir. The soul of our winery, these grapes carry the stories of our vineyards and the spirit of the Yamhill-Carlton AVA. As the sun gently kisses the clusters, we prepare for the labor of love that lies ahead. The Pinot Noir harvest, scheduled to begin around September 30, is a symphony of flavors waiting to be composed.
At Kramer Vineyards, the eagerly awaited harvest season is not merely a seasonal event but a living testament to the rich traditions we hold dear. As we approach this momentous time, our winemaking team draws upon decades of experience and expertise to meticulously fine-tune our harvest plan.
Every detail is considered, from the timing of the pick to the precise handling of each cluster, as we navigate the art and science of winemaking. This carefully crafted plan is our guiding light, ensuring that no aspect is overlooked and every grape is treated with the utmost care and respect.
Behind the scenes, our dedicated team works tirelessly, fueled by passion and a deep connection to the land. The vineyards are abuzz with energy and anticipation as we prepare to capture the essence of the harvest and transform these remarkable grapes into extraordinary wines.
Throughout the generations, we have held true to our traditions, honoring the land and the vines that have flourished under our stewardship. Our harvest plan bridges past and present, embodying the wisdom passed down through time while embracing the innovation and vision that will shape the wines of the future.
As we embark on this vibrant journey, we invite you to join us in celebrating the spirit of tradition and craftsmanship that goes into every bottle of Kramer Vineyards wine. Together, we raise our glasses to the harvest season—an extraordinary time connecting us to the heart of winemaking artistry.
Preparing for harvest is a celebration of unity as our team comes together with shared purpose and dedication. From vineyard to cellar, the spirit of teamwork resonates through every task. Each hand plays a part in nurturing the vines, selecting the perfect clusters, and preserving the grapes' essence through the winemaking process. Together, we craft wines that embody the heart and soul of Kramer Vineyards.
As the days grow shorter and the leaves take on their autumn hues, we stand at the threshold of a transformative journey. The harvest season at Kramer Vineyards is a vibrant ode to nature, tradition, and human ingenuity. From the sparkling harvest to the cherished Pinot Noir, each grape tells a story of the land, the people, and the magic that lies within every bottle. Join us on this extraordinary journey as we prepare to embrace the harvest with open arms and hearts filled with passion. The adventure awaits, and we invite you to share in the splendor of harvest at Kramer Vineyards. Cheers to the beauty of this coming season!