Fresh Tracks Farm in the Montpelier Bridge

The Montpelier Bridge wrote this article about Fresh Tracks Farm:

“A different kind of farming operation is nestled in a hollow just off of Route 12, between Montpelier and Riverton: Fresh Tracks Farm Vineyard & Winery, owned by Christina Castegren and Kris Tootle. Asked about growth and planning, Tootle says, “Growth was an inevitable part of what we’ve done here. Starting from scratch with the goal of producing a value-added product has many different components and processes.””

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In the Olympic Spirit

Our wines sure are making us proud! Check out the latest awards they have brought home for us around there pretty little bottle necks:

4TH Annual International Cold Climate Wine Competition

  • LITTLE PIGGY PINK: GOLD
  • DIGGER’S DANCE: SILVER

2012 Big E Wine Competition

  • LA CRESCENT: SILVER
  • MAPLE WINE: SILVER

2012 Indy International Wine Competition

  • DIGGER’S DANCE: SILVER
  • MAPLE WINE: BRONZE
  • LITTLE PIGGY PINK: BRONZE


Boston Globe Article

Ingredients for success in Vermont wine

Ingredients for success: exposure, drainage, gradation, locavore mind-set

By Dirk Van Susteren|  Globe correspondent  June 03, 2012

Christina Castegren and her husband, Kris Tootle, with a landscaping background, both originally from Massachusetts, own Fresh Tracks Farm in Berlin, just south of Montpelier, one of more than two dozen grape wineries that have cropped up in the state over the past two decades.

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Little Piggy Pink Featured in Vermont Vows

Little Piggy Pink was recently featured in the latest issue of Vermont Vows! Check it out below.

 

 



Fresh Tracks Farm in the Northfield News

Just North Of Riverton Wine Is Being Made At ‘Fresh Tracks Farm’ Vineyards

By BILL CRONEY
The Northfield News

IT TAKES TIME to establish a vineyard and build a winery. Just ask Kris Tootle and his wife Christina Castegren of Fresh Tracks Farm in Berlin.

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