Seasons

A pictorial review of the seasons at Maggie Malick Wine Caves

As the seasons change, so do our activities and the colorful scenery. We would like to share with you some of this magic.  Enjoy!

Spring

  • Trellies maintenance
  • Bud break
  • Clipping and bud selection
  • Canopy management – tie up vines to trellis
  • Bottling aged wines
  • Live music on most weekends
  • Return of Dock Dogs

Summer

  • Canopy management
  • Flower trimming
  • Thinning leaf growth
  • Vineyard floor management
  • Whites harvested
  • Live outdoors music
  • Dock dogs competitions
  • LabFest
  • PondFest

Fall

  • Filtering and moving new wine into barrels and stainless steel for storage and aging
  • Reds harvested
  • Vintification
  • Punch-down and pump-overs
  • Pressing and transferring to stainless steel or barrels
  • Start of aging
  • Hot Mulled wine returns to the menu
  • Dock dogs competitions

Winter

  • Racking and moving new wine into barrels and stainless steel for storage and aging
  • Cleaning barrels
  • Pruning vines
  • Removing dead vines and overgrowth
  • Maggie Malick Wine Club Christmas Party
  • Dock Dogs Awards
Phone: 540-905-2921
Fax:
12138 Harpers Ferry Road
Purcellville, VA 20132