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30th Anniversary through the eyes of Dave Hickey

January 29, 2014

Back in 1985 I was offered a job to work at what was then Pressoir Deutz Winery.  It was a brand new winery right on the 101 freeway.  We bottled our single 1984 sparkling wine that spring and little did I realize that I would still be here in 2013 to see the start of […]

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Sparkling Wine/Champagne Lingo

December 27, 2013

The new year is almost here!  It’s time to reflect on the year past, think about new year’s resolutions and most importantly, make plans for your NYE celebration!  Alright, maybe that isn’t more important than setting year-long goals for yourself or acknowledging your achievements in the past year but it sure is fun!  It seems […]

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Guest Blog from Laetitia Viticulturist, Dave Terry: Dormant Pruning

January 15, 2013

Originally from New Mexico, Dave Terry is a Graduate of the Masters Program of Viticulture and Enology at CSU Fresno.  His industry work includes stints at Ciel du Cheval in West Richland, Washington and Wild Horse in Paso Robles, California.  He began work as one of our viticulturists last year and we are lucky to […]

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Checking the New La Colline, Les Galets & La Coupelle Pinot Noir Labels!

August 30, 2011

Yesterday we were over at WS Packaging in San Luis Obispo, CA checking the presses as our Laetitia Single Vineyard Pinot Noir labels were going to print.  We switched label material for the 2008 vintages and beyond to a beautiful  linen looking label with a matte finish and we are loving the new look!  As […]

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