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Olive Oil Harvest 2016

  The 2016 Olive Oil campaign has been a bit of a challenge. We found ourselves facing the same problems we encountered during the 2014 campaign: unexpected weather conditions and fruit flies. In fact, mainly due to an unusual warm winter, fruit flies had the chance to proliferate and eventually damaged our precious olives. In…

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Harvest 2015 we loved you.

The climate during 2015 growing season was influenced by a rainy and rather cold winter, followed by a mild spring and hot Summer. June was warm, July was the hottest of the last two centuries but fortunately the temperatures dropped and we also had a little bit of rain in August. Thanks to a generally…

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Harvest 2015

Finally the time to harvest the grapes for our 2015 vintage has come and now the game is on. At Nittardi we are having a lot of people and the atmosphere is full of expectations. As usual the picking started in Maremma with our Merlot, followed by Vermentino and Alicante Bouchet. We also started in Chianti…

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