Now that it’s Autumn and more importantly, now that we’ve picked the grapes, we can finally hold a huge bonfire. If we were to do it earlier, our grapes would have had a distinct Odeur du Charred Eucalyptus!
The Irishman has really outdone himself clearing the forest. For one year he has been slashing, cutting and burning at the vicious dense undergrowth, removing brambles, spiky bushes and weeds so that now you can actually walk under all the trees in every direction. When I get a chance, I shall post a before and after.