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Pic of the Vine - January 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

 A tale of two seasons: harvest, a blur of frenzied near non-stop team activity in late summer sun. And winter, a meticulous and somewhat solitary time of vineyard care amidst the blanket of snow that covers Washington vineyards.

Resident photographer Richard Duval matched two scenes – harvest and winter prep – from Lake Chelan’s Hard Row to Hoe with the hard-working Don Phelps who maintains the vineyards for winemaker Judy Phelps.

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  1. Scott Says:
  2. Pictures? I wait a whole month and all I get is two pictures?

  3. Sorry Scott! Looking to get back on the horse this month. Have been tied up with paying work.

  4. Lucha Vino Says:
  5. Don rules!

  6. Thanks for the shout out Sean, and I agree with Lucha Vino, Don rules!


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