Archive for December, 2013

End of the year 2013

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

Munjebel 9

This year we decided to stay at home and take it easy the last day of the year. So far there had been little snow up the mountain to go skiing and I was mentally tired from all the administration after the harvest, end of the year balance and accountancy, registers, certifications, etc., etc., … I made a good deal with Sandro (Cave Ox) and exchanged some bottles to drink a few “classics” with Aki this evening. (more…)

We produced olive oil this year!

Saturday, December 14th, 2013
The 2 olive oil tanks

The 2 olive oil tanks

We finally produced a good quantity of olive again! The 2013 picking season started a bit later than planned as Etna was active and the ash dropped on the trees in the Linguaglossa area where most of our top growths are located. (more…)