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Making TINTE: photo story

Get the low-down on the grapes and sunshine (and love) that go into making TINTE through this short photo-story

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rosa mosqueta > essential oil

rosa mosqueta/rosehip Rosa mosqueta [rosehip] grows wild on the farm and is very hardy, yielding profuse quantities of fruit which we harvest.  The seeds of the fruit are separated and processed to make an intense rich coloured oil known to be an excellent healer when applied to the skin.  The body of the fruit is […]

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grapes > agraz & wine

  We have 4 acres of certified organic ancient Pais vines, from which we primarily produce wine and agraz: agraz/verjus Our first product ‘Agraz’, also called ‘Verjus’, is a forgotten treasure produced from unripe grapes that are a by-product of the thinning process early in the grape growing season. It is a highly acidic grape juice […]

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olives > olive oil

olive oil We have 8300 young olive trees made up of a combination of three different varieties: Frantoio, Leccino and Coratina, all certified organic by the IMO and all dry farmed so they produce small but flavourful fruits.  Each olive is harvested by hand and processed on the farm which is all part of our simple […]

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bees > honey

honey We have a partnership with the bees, they are very hardworking and produce an excellent quality of honey.  We are currently experimenting with new designs of hive to provide a more natural home for the bees.  

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lavender > essential oil

essential oil & lavender sachets We planted lots of lavender for its beauty and fragrance.  We plan to process the flowers to make oil for medicinal purposes and for use in our composting toilets.  We also capture the beautiful scent of the lavender in little sachets.  

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vineyard

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tech & tools for smaller-scale farms

solar The use of energy is a major concern and we are continually looking to minimize our consumption.  The buildings we have designed are passive solar and also use passive solar hot water panels.  We are installing solar PV panels for solar pumping of water and powering the electrical needs of our new processing building. […]

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olives

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bees

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