Ashland vineyards expect banner year
This year's wine grape harvest is producing some of the best fruit Ashland-area vintners have seen, but yields are falling short at some vineyards.
Weisinger's of Ashland Winery is in the thick of its harvest this week, and its vines are "on par or slightly under" their average yield, said winemaker Eric Weisinger.
"Overall, it is looking like it will be one of the best vintages that I've seen in a very, very long time," Weisinger said.
Weisinger's pulls grapes from its family-owned, four-acre vineyard and a handful of others within five miles of its winery ...