Tag Archives: Fred Sayings

The Boneyard

“The Boneyard.” A Fred saying. The old apple-packing facility only has so much room. The fermentors have no business inside after harvest. They get the boot. Back to The Boneyard. Time to do some deep scrubbing… The barrels get all … Continue reading

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Sleeper: Hallberg Ranch

SCHERRER WINERY RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY PINOT NOIR 2011 I Finished work with a tasting of the Scherrer 2011 Pinot Noirs-in-progress. They were so amazing that I drove a few miles or so down Highway 116 to Emeritus’ Hallberg Ranch and … Continue reading

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Save the date: Library Teaser

HELLO! Look at the color of that almost decade old Cabernet. It’s Scherrer Vineyard 2002 from Ed Scherrer’s (Fred’s Dad) Vineyard in Alexander Valley. The family farm is closer to Chalk Hill than to the warmer Cloverdale area. Structure. Great … Continue reading

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