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La Vendemmia: Harvesting prosecco grapes

It’s ┬áSeptember and wherever you go the roads are full of tractors with trailers full to overflowing with grapes. I arrived at 8am, equipped myself with a wheelbarrow, a plastic bucket, plastic gloves and a pair of secateurs, and set … Continue reading

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Vendemmia: harvesting the grapes

There’s a row of wheelbarrows and baskets waiting when we arrive at 8am, together with boxes of disposable gloves and secateurs. We march out past the Friularo grapes, which will be picked later, to the yellow moscato grapes hanging in … Continue reading

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