Tagged: Willett’s Winery

Midwest Winemakers Expect Early Harvest, Lower Yields 0

Midwest Winemakers Expect Early Harvest, Lower Yields

Winemakers across the Midwest are now preparing to harvest their grapes. For many growers, the warm winter, the spring freeze and now the ongoing drought have combined to push harvest dates forward by two...

Illinois Harvest:   South Central Dichotomy 0

Illinois Harvest: South Central Dichotomy

  Oppressive hot weather in far Southern Illinois this summer stressed white grapes in particular,  said Scott Sensmeier,  Owner and Vintner at Starview Vineyards, near Cobden, Illinois on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail.  According...