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Wine-making

by October 23, 2011 » Add the first comment.
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The weather has continued warm and dry to this point, although we are expecting a few days of rain starting tomorrow. At least I will be able to stop watering the garden. We have had a steady stream of visitors through September and into October, the last two weeks have Read more »

Picking grapes and making wine

by October 17, 2010 » Add the first comment.
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Well it’s been a busy few weeks, we spent a full week helping our neighbours pick grapes, on a couple of occasions we were part of a group of 50 plus. We started work around 8am and finished mid-day with a lovely lunch eaten on trestle tables in the shade. Read more »

More holes to be drilled

by June 27, 2009 » Add the first comment.
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The time is just flying past. We currently have the borehole man here drilling further holes for the Geo-thermal heating. The builders are working on a lot of the detail work, such as the stairs to the top floor.The painters are here today doing our kichen ceiling, and the carpenters Read more »

Roofs are now on

by September 26, 2008 » Add the first comment.

The roofs are on both the Adeiga and the Quinta. All the internal walls are now in place, and the pointing has been renewed on the Adeiga. We have joined the local village association, and went up to the cafe for a drink with Josef our next door neighbour last Read more »