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Apr 7, 2014
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It was a beautiful weekend. This photo from our drone/camera helicopter shows a full reservoir, vines that have recently experienced bud-break, and a blue sky. The 2014 vintage is off to a nice start! ...
Mar 17, 2014
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We received no measurable precipitation for the entire month of January. In February we received approximately 11 inches from the 2nd thru the 9th which really helped to fill our reservoirs. We got an additional 2.5 inches from the 26th thru the 28t...
Feb 28, 2014
Good news! Here's the latest from vineyard manager Alex Vyborny regarding this latest storm and its affect on drought and bud-break... "With this latest storm, we are getting the much needed rains necessary to allow us to frost protect and have eno...
Feb 10, 2014
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We were very happy to have so much rain over the past few days. While we could still use quite a bit more, that really helped to replenish our reservoirs for when the flowering sets in. It will also help for when and if we have to activate our frost...
Jan 14, 2014
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Ehret Family Winery owner Pierre Ehret and his team finished 4th out of 77 competing in the '24 Hours of Dubai' endurance race. Congratulations to Pierre and your racing team for beating some high profile squads on your first time at this event! Re...
Dec 5, 2013
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It's RACE time again! Yeehaw. Pierre and Team Ehret Family Winery are once again spinning their crazy fast wheels at the 25 hour Thunderhill Raceway. This is the longest race in the US, and EFW is the defending champion.Race starts on Saturday at 11...
Oct 17, 2013
Harvest 2013 update: We are still harvesting and will finish for the the 2013 season next Wednesday. The reds are all coming in with spectacular quality, and are averaging sugars in the low 26s...
Sep 30, 2013
Winemaker Nick Goldschidt sent us this photo from his phone of freshly pressed Merlot from our estate vineyard along with this quote: "Blackest merlot ever! Ready to press. Amazingly impressive!" We are looking forward to tasting the wines from th...
Sep 9, 2013
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2013 Harvest is underway As of September 9th, most blocks of white varieties have been harvested. It has been and continues to be an ideal growing seasons with blanced acids and sugars. The reds are still hanging. Here's a growing season update re...
Dec 10, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WILLOWS, Calif. (December 9, 2012)- The No. 00 Motorsports Solutions/Ehret Family Vineyards won the tenth running of the United States Air Force 25 Hours of Thunderhill today. Pierre Ehret along with team members Tyl...
Oct 1, 2012
Under the glow of a full harvest moon, Ehret Family Winery, shined brightly. On Saturday, September 29, 2012. Ehret Family Winery proudly received 4 coveted Gold Medals at the 38th Annual Sonoma County Harvest Fair. The award winning wines were a 2...
Apr 9, 2012
And the rains came..finally! After an unseasonably dry Winter, it has rained at last. A thirsty Knights Valley drank deeply and is now abloom with wild flowers of countless varieties. The vines are waking up at last and so it begins. The first stag...
Jan 23, 2012
Bellarina 2008 Meritage Cabernet Blend, Knights Valley has been chosen by this year’s Cabernet Shootout panel as one of the top wines tasted. The Cabernet Shootout panel tasted and evaluated 287 outstanding wines. 32 of the top wines will be feat...
Apr 6, 2011
Wake up you sleeping vines! Spring has arrived and it’s time for bud break. It’s what we wait for; the new cycle of growth, the start of the next vintage, the anticipation of the perfect growing season, the Easter Bunny (well maybe not so much the ...
Dec 20, 2010
Seasons greetings to all, What a year. According to the SF Chronicle’s Sunday Star Cast for Everyone, 2010 was a rough year, haha, ya think? But not to worry 2011 will be stellar! If they say it’s so than it must be true. In reality, for Ehret, i...
Jul 7, 2010
Chill out! There, I said it. So far the summer here in Knights Valley is absolutely perfect! Although off to a slow start, it is now a classic Sonoma County, picture perfect, ‘I should retire here’ summer. The mornings are touched with gentle fog...
Jun 19, 2010
This event is sold out but if you already have tickets please stop by and see us. This event is also on June 19th, 2010 and promises to be an amazing day of Celebrity Chefs, Wineries, Breweries, et al! We will have more to announce shortly and in...
May 28, 2010
How it got here so fast is truly an enigma wrapped in a conundrum. Here in Knights Valley the grapes are thriving but slowly due to the amazingly cool weather and abundance of rain. It is early yet to know what type of growing year we will have but...
May 18, 2010
Spring, 2010 sprung a few surprises on us this year in the form of a late frost in Knights Valley. In order to protect the vines two predominant methods are used: Water and Wind. Our neighbors are using wind machines and in this segment we are usin...
Mar 30, 2010
Check out my interview on MyDailyGrape.com!...
Jan 7, 2010
With 2009 safely ensconced in the past we can all breathe a sigh of relief. (Phew!) Now with that done it’s time to take a deep breath and charge boldly ahead into a bright and fresh New Year! We are very excited here at Ehret Family Winery abou...
Dec 4, 2009
Here are some videos of our 2009 harvest for both Ehret Family wines and others who use our grapes....
Aug 17, 2009
Score: 88 Appealing for its refreshing spicy lime peel, tangerine, melon and green apple notes. Light-bodied and juicy with good intensity through the finish. Drink now. 500 cases made.–MW Help us celebrate our great write-up in the Wine Spect...
Sep 30, 2008
We are so excited!!! Our first vintage got 90pts in Wine Enthusiast, right out of the gates. Â Here’s what they had to say; “Knights Valley, an inland Sonoma County region, is not well known, but is home to some impressive Cabernets. Â This one, ...
Apr 19, 2008
Bavarian Lion Vineyards is the exclusive supplier of grapes to the Ehret Family Winery. So here is a seasonal update of Bavarian Lion Vineyards, that will point to the quality of grapes it will supply to the Ehret Family Winery. All the buds have...
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