hail

Burgundy to be completely covered by ‘hail shield’

Burgundy will be completely covered by a ‘hail shield’ that uses silver iodide to prevent the formation of hailstones, a technique that is already employed in the region.

Fire and ice in Monterey and Barolo

Summer hailstorms have wreaked havoc in Barolo causing damage to top sites in the northern Italian region, while a fire continues to blaze in Monterey.

Hail wreaks havoc in Chablis, Cognac and Beaujolais

Violent hailstorms over the weekend have wreaked havoc in Chablis, Cognac and Beaujolais, with one producer describing the situation as “apocalyptic”.

Hail devastates vineyards in Pic Saint Loup

Sudden hailstorms have devastated the vineyards of domaines in the Pic Saint Loup appellation of the Languedoc this week.

Chablis hit by hail

September 2nd, 2015

Aussie winemakers battle storms

December 10th, 2014

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