In the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, this handsome estate belonged to the Lords of Lansac, ancient nobility of the sword, swearing allegiance to the English crown. At that time, the wines of Falfas were exported with privilege to the courts of the Edwards. Later, in the seventeenth century, the domain was acquired by the Sires […]
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In a totally un-scientific way with no exact figures, counting or statistical analysis we have seen a marked increase in the availability of both Organic and Bio-Dynamic wines here at Barrels & Bottles. Bio-dynamic wines were launched initially to cries of “hokum” and marketing hyperbole. The dust (organic of course) has long since settled with […]
For over 28 years The Millton Vineyard’s grapes have been grown in the traditional manner using biodynamic techniques. Biodynamics (“bio” – life, “dynamic” – energy) is based on Rudolf Steiner’s spiritual science, that recognises that there is a growth force or energy force, which is related to the cosmic rhythms. This means that the movements […]
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