Lost Pirogue Vineyard

Lost Pirogue Vineyard

About Lost Pirogue Vineyard

 Lost Pirogue is a small sustainable commercial vineyard. We also provide a safe place for tired Bulldogs to rest and relax. Our first harvest was 2017.

 

Vineyard Details

Year Planted

2014

Owner

Jana & Bruce Colgate

Acreage

3

Soil

Rubble limestone

Climate

Mild winters and hot summers. Rainfall has been feast and famine. There have been hailstorms and late spring freezes. In summer months, diurnal temperature difference is low.

Trellis

Bilateral Vertical Shoot Positioning

Irrigation

Drip system Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.

Harvest Method

Hand harvest with volunteers

Members purchasing fruit

Bending Branch Winery

Varietals

  • Picpoul (1)
  • Souzao (1)
  • Tannat (1)