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 maitenance
  • Clipping buds
  • Canopy management – tie up vines to trellis
  • Bottling aged wines from previous years
  • Live music on most weekends
  • Return of Dock Dogs

Summer

  • Canopy management
  • Flower trimming
  • Thinning leaf growth
  • Vineyard floor management
  • Whites harvested
  • Early reds harvested
  • Vintification
  • Dock dogs competitions
  • Live outdoors music

Fall

  • Filtering and moving new wine into barrels and stainless steel for storage and aging
  • Last of the reds harvested in early Fall like Petit Verdot
  • Vintification
  • Blending
  • Filtering and transferring to stainless steel or barrels
  • Start of aging
  • Hot Mulled wine returns to the menu
  • Dock dogs competitions

Winter

  • Continue filtering and moving new wine into barrels and stainless steel for storage and aging
  • Last of the reds harvested in early Fall like Petit Verdot
  • 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