How to use Vineyard in a sentence
The largest is Martha's Vineyard, about 20 m.
They are also fond of grapes and other fruits, and are thus the pests of the vineyard as well as the poultryyard.
Thousands of acres even of orchard, vineyard and farming land have been thus treated in recent years.
It is extended in v II to the vineyard and the olive oil, but here the culture necessary to keep the vines and olive trees in order is not forbidden; the precept is only that the produce is to be left to the poor.
Peasants from the south of France, whose vines had been destroyed by the phylloxera, crossed the Mediterranean and established in Algeria an important vineyard.Advertisement
There is a tradition that the first settlement of Martha's Vineyard was made in 1632, at or near the present site of Edgartown village, by several English families forming part of a company bound for Virginia, their ship having put in at this harbour on account of heavy weather.
The owner of the vineyard, who had sent his servants and last of all his only son, would visit Lheir rejection and murder on the wicked husbandmen.
Its situation, at the lower end of the famous vineyard district of the Rheingau, opposite Bingen and just above the romantic gorge of the Rhine, renders it a popular tourist centre.
In 1602, in command of the "Concord," chartered by Sir Walter Raleigh and others, he crossed the Atlantic; coasted from what is now Maine to Martha's Vineyard, landing at and naming Cape Cod and Elizabeth Island (now Cuttyhunk) and giving the name Martha's Vineyard to the island now called No Man's Land; and returned to England with a cargo of furs, sassafras and other commodities obtained in trade with the Indians about Buzzard's Bay.
The grounds include a kitchen garden, vineyard, formal garden, fruit trees and hillside meadow for sun bathing and walks.Advertisement
Matthew 20 records a parable Jesus told about a householder who hired laborers for his vineyard.
Oak Valley Wines Twenty acre vineyard which also grows foliage for the cut flower trade.
Information is provided on the center's research programs, which cover vineyard management, economic and sustainable viticulture and gene technology.
In 1641 Stirling's agent, Forrett, sold to Thomas Mayhew (1592-1682), 1 of Watertown, Massachusetts, for $200, the island of Nantucket, with several smaller neighbouring islands, and also Martha's Vineyard.
Meanwhile Mayhew had recognized the jurisdiction of Maine; 2 and though the officials of that province showed no disposition to press their claim, it seems that this technical suzerainty continued until 1664, when the Duke of York received from his brother, Charles II., the charter for governing New York, New Jersey, and other territory, including Martha's Vineyard.Advertisement
As the village expanded 1 Mayhew was born at Tisbury, Wiltshire, was a merchant in Southampton, emigrated to Massachusetts about 1633, settled at Watertown, Mass., in 3635; was a member of the Massachusetts General Court in 1636-1644, and after 1644 or 1645 lived on Martha's Vineyard.
Champagne is not, as is the case, for instance, with the classified growths of the Gironde, the product of a single vineyard.
Its vineyard of 42 acres is classed among the best and oldest of the top ranked growths (grands crus ).
Barossa Valley Nestled on the banks of Jacobs Creek, this traditional stone homestead has been cleverly crafted into a magnificent vineyard retreat.
When not sitting in front of his Mac he breeds llamas and dreams of owning a vineyard.Advertisement
Situated on a steep south-facing slope of warm Devon shale, above the meandering River Yeo, the vineyard enjoys a benign microclimate.
I have 400 pickers that move around on the Vineyard.
Who it sounds like Any other mainly rocky Vineyard worship album.
Perhaps the drive for clonal diversity on resistant rootstock is due to new vineyard development and the replanting of infected vineyards.
The south-facing slope which drops away from the terrace is reputed to have been a vineyard belonging to Shrewsbury Abbey.Advertisement
Most will also want to help drink the wine, on balconies overlooking the vineyard.
Perhaps they should have used local sparkling wine instead from a vineyard nearer to Brighton!
The must starts to ferment thanks to the natural yeast present in the vineyard, or a cultured yeast being added to the must.
Ichthulin (see above) may be placed in this group; " helico-proteid," found in the serous gland of Helix pomatia, the vineyard snail, also belongs here.
Its principal bays are Vineyard Haven Harbor, a deep indentation at the northernmost angle of the island; and, on the eastern coast, Edgartown Harbor and Katama Bay, both formed by the juxtaposition of Chappaquiddick Island.Advertisement
The industry, seriously crippled by invasions of British troops during the War of American Independence - especially by a force which landed at Holmes's Hole (Vineyard Haven) in September 1778 - and again during the War of 1812, revived and was at its height in 1840-1850, only to receive another setback during the Civil War.
Licenses were required for any vineyard planted on a quota basis.
Information is provided on the center 's research programs, which cover vineyard management, economic and sustainable viticulture and gene technology.
Perhaps they should have used local sparkling wine instead from a vineyard nearer to Brighton !
The reputation of the vineyard and/or the region or country of production also influences the price and desirability of a bottle of wine.Advertisement
Before you buy a wine, seek out information about the vineyard that produced the wine and the history of the demand for the vintage and type of wine.
A wine from one vineyard that is in high demand in one vintage might be untouchable in the next year's vintage because of weather changes.
Researching a vineyard once is not enough -- you must research their output for each vintage.
Different hues of green repeat the colors found in a vineyard with woodland browns and bronze.
Grapes and vineyard motifs are excellent for the kitchen.Advertisement
Whichever technique you choose to apply your Tuscan style kitchen paint, you'll end up with the feel of an Italian villa by the sea or nestled along the hillside among a vineyard or olive tree grove.
Use a vineyard scene behind the cooktop and grape leaves or bunches of grapes in the field.
That is the current trend and whether you're getting married in a vineyard or in Jamaica, shorter is better.
Weddings and wine often go hand-in-hand, regardless of whether your theme is wine and grapes, taking place in a vineyard, or if you even like the drink itself.
This is also a good option if you are not especially versed in wines or have a local vineyard that people may enjoy visiting while they are in town for your wedding.Advertisement
If you love Italian or Tuscan design, select colors that can all be found in the hills of Tuscany or in a vineyard to paint each room of your home.
The Vineyard Haven hat, for example, is a fabric hat that comprises some sun protection in the fibers as well as shading you.
Yacht Club Resort - This Disney resort is created to be reminiscent of the Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard seashores of the late 19th Century.
The Grand Cru appellation and vineyard yields distinctive wines believed to be some of the world's finest Chardonnays.
The vineyard wraps the hillside, so differing areas receive morning or afternoon sun, as well as the full-force of the midday sun.Advertisement
Within two years of starting, the duo had created their first commercial wine, using quality control techniques including top-drawer vineyard sourcing, as well as harvesting, sorting, and pressing by hand.
The Edna Valley Vineyard is near San Louis Obispo and enjoys one of California's longest and coolest growing seasons.
The Santa Cruz Mountains AVA (American Viticultural Area) for example boasts an incredible amount of identifiable microclimates, with the weather differing drastically from one vineyard to another.
The Salinas Valley in Monterey County is home of the world's largest contiguous vineyard, the King City Vineyard.
A second seminar highlighted the winemaking and viticulture techniques at Hirsch Vineyard.
Their Pisoni Vineyard Pinot is made from the much-prized Pinot Noir grapes from the Pisoni Vineyard in the Santa Lucia Highlands.
Siduri's 2002 Pisoni Vineyard Pinot is a good example from the Santa Lucia Highlands.
Opening their 2003 Dunnsden Vineyard Syrah irritated and consternated me.
The name Paringa derives from the single vineyard where this 2003 Shiraz came from.
David and Dena Hickinbotham at their ARH Wine Company have produced a well-crafted Shiraz from their vineyard in South Australia on the south bank of the River Murray in an area where approximately 50% of Australian wines are produced.
The fruit is from an estate vineyard and was hand-harvested.
The 90-acre vineyard is divided into twenty-three individual blocks to match terroir to varietal.
Zinfandels are generally not shy and this 2002 William Selyem Bacigalupi Vineyard red has a "Type A" personality with extroverted fumes.
Faccio limits production in the vineyard, working to achieve a low-yield to high-quality wine.
Based in Santa Cruz, California, Bonny Doon Vineyard is well-known for its Rhone varietals.
The 2004 vintage from which this Bonny Doon Vineyard wine comes seems to have aged well, making it to 2011 with a drink or hold recommendation.
Try the Acacia Chardonnay Carneros Sangiacomo Vineyard, 2008 or the Acacia Chardonnay Russian River Valley 2009.
The terroir is unique, as well, with multiple soil styles occurring, sometimes even in the same vineyard.
If you can get your hands on a bottle, try the spectacular Williams-Selyem Pinot Noir Russian River Valley Bucher Vineyard, 2008, which earned a 94 point rating from Wine Spectator and promises to drink well through 2017.
Silver Oak has limited vineyard property in Napa Valley, and they traditionally have purchased their grapes from other growers.
So he and I talked a little while his little puppy Sam ran around barking at the wild turkeys that stroll through the vineyard mid-morning.
Most of Ted's wines are from the coastal areas, places like Cerise Vineyard in Anderson Valley to Hirsch Vineyard out at Sonoma Coast.
They cover everything from what is and is not allowed in the vineyard and what grapes can be grown in what areas, to the size of the kettles brandy can be distilled in and when those grapes have to be harvested.
There are many reasons for this, but the fact that a wine varies from year to year, winery to winery, vineyard to vineyard, winemaker to winemaker distinguishes this beverage from beer and spirits.
Whether you're are a guest or a host, Traveling Vineyard offers the perfect opportunity to enjoy fine wine in the comfort of your own home and in the company of good friends and family.
As the host of a Traveling Vineyard wine tasting party, you don't have to worry about choosing the wine or even providing the glassware.
The Traveling Vineyard website makes it easy to buy wine online.
Visit the Traveling Vineyard website for the full list and prices.
It is vain now to look for Ahab's palace or Naboth's vineyard.
In 1602 Bartholomew Gosnold landed at and named Cape Cod and coasted as far south as the present No-Man's Land, which he named Martin's or Martha's Vineyard, a name later transferred to a neighbouring larger island.
For more than a century whale fishing was practically the sole industry of Martha's Vineyard.
Under the new charter of Massachusetts Bay (1691), after some dispute between Massachusetts and New York, Martha's Vineyard became a part of Massachusetts.
The younger Mayhew, soon after removing to Martha's Vineyard, devoted himself to missionary work among the Indians, his work beginning at about the same time as that of John Eliot; he was lost at sea in 1657 while on his way to secure financial assistance in England, and his work was continued successfully by his father.
In 1783 several Edgartown families joined the association made up of Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Providence and Newport whalers, who founded Hudson, on the Hudson river, in Columbia county, New York.
Thus Long Island (fronting Connecticut, but belonging to New York state), Block Island (part of the small state of Rhode Island), Marthas Vineyard and Nantucket (parts of Massachusetts) may be best explained.
There, in 1809, he founded the sherry business of Ruskin, Telford & Domecq; Domecq being proprietor of a famous vineyard in Spain, Telford contributing the capital of the firm, and Ruskin having sole control of the business.
Smith on the Invertebrates of Vineyard Sound should be consulted (1874).
The Var region holds treasures for anyone who enjoys the harmony of a hillside vineyard, ancient dry stone walls or small walking paths.
This vineyard region covers an area of about 135 sq.
Vineyard Table Top wine rack - This wine rack holds six bottles and is elegantly designed in the likeness of grapevines.
All of the pruning, thinning, fertigating and attention to detail in the vineyard culminate to the precise moment of picking.
Once the winemaker decides that the grapes are ready to be picked, they coordinate their efforts with their vineyard manager and picking crew to plan the picking.
If you choose to pick at night, you have to have lights out in the vineyard so the crew can see what they are picking…which is nice, but more costly because of the extra equipment.
Once the crew is in the vineyard, it's amazing how fast they can go through, pick the fruit, throw it in the bin and get through the vineyard.
The tasting room has great views of the vineyard, and if you go to their website Callaway Winery you can download a coupon for a complimentary tasting.
Walter Taylor and his wife, Addies, bought seven acres of vineyard on Bully Hill and picked their very first harvest in 1879.
Walter found out another land owner nearby was selling out and had 60 acres of vineyard for sale.
Walter Stephen Taylor still owned the original seven acres of vineyard on Bully Hill and he was interested in starting his own wine business.
Unfortunately, this pest carries Pierce's Disease, which can decimate an entire vineyard in a few short years.
Once you arrive at the 40-acre estate, visitors can enjoy a guided tour or settle down in luxurious accommodations on-site at the Inn at Glenora Wine Cellars or at the Vineyard Cottage.
Before you begin planning your Long Island wine tour, you want to make sure that the winery or vineyard is open and gives tours.
Wollfer Estate Vineyard - This vineyard offers group tours of the estate by appointment only, so be sure to call ahead.
Duck Walk Vineyards - Located in Southampton, New York, this vineyard offers free tours of the estate from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.
The vineyard store offers a free personalization with any wine bottle purchase.
Established in 1971, this vineyard produces over 27 different wines.
McGregor Vineyard Winery - Located in Dundee, is known for its wide variety of grapes growing on the property.
Ravines Wine Cellars - Located in Keuka Village, this vineyard was named for the two deep ravines on the estate.
Rooster Hill Vineyards - A family owned vineyard located in Penn Yan.
They grow Cabernet Franc, Riesling, Lemberger and Pinot Noir grapes at their Savina Estate Vineyard and Cabernet Franc, Riesling, Pinot Noir, Lemberger and Guwerztraminer grapes at their Catherine Estate Vineyard.
In France, the government restricts where vitners grow specific grapes, whether it is in a region or even within a single vineyard.
Some boxes are fully painted with beautiful scenes of an Italian vineyard or other stunning images.
He started with a vineyard of Chardonnay and soon expanded into growing Pinot Noir grapes.
Besides the 2007 Tremani Pinot Noir, the vineyard has Pinot Noir wines from other years that have earned favorable reviews, as well as Pinot Gris selections.
Baron de Brane had very practical reasons for ripping out his vineyard.
It's thought that most modern-day Cabernet Sauvignon vineyards are descended from the original vineyard at Chateau Mouton.
The HALL Winery sits amidst Sacrashe Vineyard in the hills of Rutherford, and has a special dedication to environmentally friendly design.
The Artisan Collection wines are small production, often single vineyard wines that showcase the talents of our winemaking team as well as the diversity of the Napa Valley appellations.
In this way we try to reflect the uniqueness of the vintage and of the vineyard.
At each site, Don Munk, our vineyard director, and his viticulture team use small-vine farming to produce low-yield, highly concentrated fruit.
Each vineyard block is managed uniquely, adjusting according to varietal, terroir, clone, rootstock and row orientation.
Some of my happiest memories are of my father planting rootstock, pruning vines, and simply loving every minute of his effort in our family vineyard.
Without a doubt, Napa Valley, with its multiple Mondavi vineyards, the ever popular Beringer Vineyard and its variety of Silver Oak wineries is emblematic of the wine country.
Visit Wente Vineyard, established back in the 1880's, it is one of California's oldest family owned wineries.
The Martha's Vineyard Detox Diet is a book that claims people who follow it to the letter can lose 21 pounds in 21 days.
The first thing you should know is that the Martha's Vineyard Detox Diet is not a traditional diet plan that you can follow for months or even years.
In the case of the Martha's Vineyard Detox Diet, you aren't actually eating anything in the sense of having to chew.
The Martha's Vineyard folks call this a "healing crisis" and say that it's totally normal as your body works to remove toxins.
Promising to help dieters shed 21 pounds in 21 days, Martha’s Vineyard Diet was conceived by Roni DeLuz, a naturopathic doctor.
A motorcycle accident in 1969 in Martha's Vineyard left Taylor unable to play for many months.
Wine tastings - If you live anywhere near a vineyard, consider scheduling a wine tasting adventure for you and your best girlfriends.
It has in Vineyard Haven (Holmes's Hole) a spacious harbour, much frequented by wind-bound vessels seeking a passage round Cape Cod.
Others are Sengekontacket Pond on the eastern coast; Lagoon Pond, which is practically an arm of Vineyard Haven Harbor; and, about a mile east of the Harbor, Chappaquonsett Pond.
The population of the entire country, which includes the Elizabeth Islands, north-west of Martha's Vineyard; Chappaquiddick Island (Edgartown township), and No Man's Land (a small island south-west of Martha's Vineyard), was 4561 in 1900 (of whom 645 were foreign-born, including 79 Portuguese and 72 English-Canadians, and 154 Indians), and in 1905, 455 1.
The Martha's Vineyard railway (from Oak Bluffs to the south-east extremity of the island, by way of Edgartown), opened in 1874, was not a financial success, and had been practically abandoned in 1909, but an electric line from Oak Bluffs to Vineyard Haven provides transit facilities for that part of the island.
In 1644 the Commissioners of the United Colonies, apparently at the request of the inhabitants of Martha's Vineyard, annexed the island to Massachusetts, but ten years later the islanders declared their independence of that colony, and apparently for the next decade managed their own affairs.
The Martha's Vineyard Indians were subject to the Wampanoag tribe, on the mainland, were expert watermen, and were very numerous when the whites first came.
Its principal village, Vineyard Haven, was called "Holmes's Hole" (in honour of one of the early settlers) until 1871, when the present name was adopted.
The principal part of the garden lands in villages round Kandahar is vineyard, and the produce must be enormous.
On the fall of Napoleon, the emperor of Austria took possession of the vineyard and gave it to Prince Metternich.
The botryoidal formations hanging by thousands in Mary's Vineyard resemble mimic clusters of grapes, as the oulopholites resemble roses.
There are also a number of old vineyard stock grape vines.
Sometimes, when mother does not know it, she goes out into the vineyard, and gets her apron full of delicious grapes.
They arrived in Rome in October 1537; and lived at first in a little cottage in a vineyard and near the Trinita dei Monti.
There is a large vineyard in the vicinity; truckgardening is an important industry in the surrounding country; and Fayetteville is a shipping centre for small fruits and vegetables, especially lettuce, melons and berries.
These are minute, oval, colourless spores, which serve to spread the disease over the vineyard and from place to place.
Lord Stirling's agent sold them in 1641 to Thomas Mayhew (1592-1682) of Watertown, Mass., and his son Thomas (c. 1616-1657) for £40, and a little later the elder Mayhew obtained another deed for Martha's Vineyard from Gorges.
He now began to fulfil the promise of his "Cimabue," and by such pictures as "Paolo e Francesca," "The Star of Bethlehem," "Jezebel and Ahab taking Possession of Naboth's Vineyard," "Michael Angelo musing over his Dying Servant," "A Girl feeding Peacocks," and "The Odalisque," all exhibited in 1861-1863, rose rapidly to the head of his profession.
It is said that, while planting a vineyard, he was told by a soothsayer that he would never drink of its wine.
Very interesting to ornithologists are the few heath hens, the eastern representative of the prairie hen (pinnated grouse), which are found on the island of Martha's Vineyard, and are the sole survivors in the eastern states of one of the finest of American game birds, now practically exterminated even on the western plains.
Along its north-west and a portion of its north-east shore lies Vineyard Sound.
The principal villages are Oak Bluffs on the north-east coast, facing Vineyard Sound; Vineyard Haven, in Tisbury township, beautifully situated on the west shore of Vineyard Haven Harbor, and Edgartown on Edgartown Harbor - all summer resorts.
Martha's Vineyard was discovered in 1602 by Captain Bar tholomew Gosnold, who landed (May 21) on the island now called No Man's Land, and named it Martha's Vineyard,' which name was subsequently applied to the larger island.
The territory within the jurisdiction of the Council for New England was parcelled in 1635 among the patentees in such 1 In the 17th century both "Martha's Vineyard" and "Martin's Vineyard" were used, and the latter appears in a book as early as.
In 1671 Governor Francis Lovelace, of New York, appointed Mayhew governor for life of Martha's Vineyard; in 1683, the island, with Nantucket, the Elizabeth Islands, No Man's Land, and Chappaquiddick Island were erected into Dukes county, and in 1695 the county was re-incorporated by Massachusetts with Nantucket excluded.
The first workers were Thomas Mayhew, junior and John Eliot at Martha's Vineyard (1643) and Roxbury (1646).
The parables of the two debtors, the labourers in the vineyard, the two sons, the ten virgins, the sheep and goats, are recorded only by this evangelist.
Martha's Vineyard is served by steamship lines from Wood's Hole and New Bedford to Vineyard Haven, Oak Bluffs, and Edgartown.
The garden of Eden is placed in the valley of the Araxes; Marand is the burial-place of Noah's wife; at Arghuri, a village near the great chasm, was the spot where Noah planted the first vineyard, and here were shown Noah's vine and the monastery of St James, until village and monastery were overwhelmed by a fall of rock, ice and snow, shaken down by an earthquake in 1840.
It seems probable that the original form was Martin, the name of one of Gosnold's crew; according to some authorities the name Martha's Vineyard was adopted by Mayhew in honour of his wife or daughter.
I thought that if Jerez was the vineyard of Venus, this Alto Douro vineyard must be termed the vineyard of Hercules."