Backyard viticulturists and home winemakers attempting to grow and produce drinkable wines.
Low Brix ~ Hoping for a Long Late Summer
Did a brix test in the field today. The Chardonnay is a disappointing 5-8º on Sept 6! The Pinot Noir is around 10-14º. Without another 2 weeks of warm weather we may be in a situation where we will have to pick and chaptilize (add sugar).