Global Warming

Climate change could drastically alter Bordeaux wines, expert warns

The Bordeaux of 2050 could be much fruitier, may not have the same capacity for ageing and could have a lower alcohol content, a Bordeaux winemaker and oenologist has warned.

Viticulture, not climate, is changing Champagne

It is changes to viticulture, and not global warming, that is bringing riper flavours to Champagne, according to Gosset cellar master, Odilon de Varine.

Torres: “I wouldn’t invest in southern Spain”

Spanish wine giant Miguel Torres has revealed that he would no longer consider investing in vineyards in the south of Spain due to the effects of global warming.

Climate change leading to ‘dramatically earlier’ harvests

New research from NASA has found that climate change has led to “dramatically earlier” harvests in countries like France and Switzerland over the last 30 years.

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