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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…)

Pied de cuve experimenting

Saturday, September 7th, 2013
Preparing the pied-de-cuves/1

Preparing the pied-de-cuves/1

Every harvest I feel we have some sort of lottery game going on with our pied-de-cuves. (more…)

Sea and snow in less than 1 hour driving!

Sunday, March 17th, 2013
Aki and the kids at the beach

Aki and the kids at the beach

Clouds cover the mountain and it is raining a bit. It has been some time we didn’t eat fish and so we decided to drive down to the sea side to buy some fish. (more…)

It is raining ash! Etna is active.

Sunday, March 10th, 2013
Pieces of lapilli from Etna

Pieces of lapilli from Etna

Etna is active again and regularly blows big fountains of lava and ash out of the south east crater. (more…)