Apr
25

2012 Sauvignon Blanc

Releasing May 2013 – all new 2012 Sauvignon Blanc

Apr
25

April 2013 Newsletter

Don’t miss out on reading all that is going on at Munselle Vineyards. From vineyard information to tasty recipes, the MV Newsletter has it all. Please make sure to download a copy of our latest newsletter today! CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE LATEST MV NEWSLETTER

Jan
02

A Life Well-Lived…

Our beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Fred R. Wasson, passed away quietly in his home this morning at 1:45am. Fred lived his entire life in the Alexander Valley, from his first breath to his last. He and his wife of 72 years, Ruby, instilled a passion for family and farming in their four daughters, six… Continue reading »

Nov
21

2011 Harvest Reflections- Part 3 “A Cabernet Harvest Captured on Camera”

If you’ve ever visited Jordan Winery, a breathtaking estate in the Alexander Valley known for it’s beautiful Cabernet and Chardonnay wines, you know it’s truly a special place.  If you haven’t been there, call for a tour! (I promise it will be worth your while.) In the meantime, please  enjoy this fantastic video created by… Continue reading »

Nov
17

2011 Harvest Reflections- Part 2 “Tasting and Testing”

You really get a sense of the seasons and time passing with the changes in the vineyards.  These pictures were taken on a walk in early September as the vines were at their fullest,  the berries deep in color and ripening to their optimal sweetness. And, when you see all the equipment being pulled out,… Continue reading »

Nov
14

2011 Harvest Reflections- Part 1 “Nighttime Adventure!”

This post marks the first in a series I’ll write to share some highlights from another harvest gone by. Every season is different in its own way.  But, this year we had the joy of  seeing it all through our daughters’ eyes, now that they’re old enough to understand what the flurry of activity is… Continue reading »

Sep
14

Lights! Harvester! Action!

The 2011 harvest has begun! It’s been a fairly slow start, but that gives us an opportunity to ease in to the season (and a little more time to scramble and finish up our summer projects!). Sauvignon blanc is typically the first varietal we pick,  once the berries have reached 23 degrees Brix or so,… Continue reading »

Apr
20

2008 Petit Verdot…sleek and sophisticated in black!

Our first vintage of Petit Verdot was bottled last week after two and a half years of aging in barrels.  It will be a small lot of only 23 cases, but sometimes the best things really do come in small amounts. The label looks gorgeous and will be a perfect addition to our line-up of… Continue reading »

Apr
15

Goat update

Our long-awaited and final set of goat twins finally arrived last Friday. Broken Horn gave birth to two little boys named Piner and Pinecone (once again named by the girls, of course!).  They both have very different and interesting coloring. Piner is white with a black stripe down his back and Pine Cone has coloring… Continue reading »