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Mount Pleasant V14 Report!

Mount Pleasant V14 Report!

After the near perfect conditions of 2014, the 2015 harvest started with some real challenges. On December 2, the Shiraz vineyards around the winery suffered a hail storm, resulting in some crop loss. Luckily (or by divine intervention) the Mothervine Pinot block (planted in 1921) was missed by the hail, and was ready to harvest well before the rain could have any impact. Arguably the star red out of 2015 for Mount Pleasant! The 2015 vintage whites are very respectable, with wonderful purit...

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