As you can imagine destemming took considerably longer than the picking – around an hour and half against a maximum of 45 minutes to pick.
"What am I supposed to do with this stalk, then?"
Naturally there were many jokes about child labour........
Not forgetting la raflé (the stalks)
(photos supplied by Mark)
A very enjoyable day and the team are keen for a repeat next year. The bottling, at least, will take much longer!'