Starting to get a bit of purple hue. Veraison (when the grapes turn from green to purple) is just around the corner.
There are a few purple berries…
Every year we have to replant a few vines.
A lot of leaf overgrowth brings mildew danger.
In order to reduce mildew threat, we go from this…
…to this. Leaves are thinned out to allow more airflow around clusters.