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harvest

Spain 2016 vintage report from key regions

With all the grapes picked, we round up how key regions in Spain like Rioja, Ribera del Duero, Jerez, Cava and Valdepeñas fared in 2016.

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 No Comments »

French harvest among smallest in 30 years

A perfect storm of hail, mildew and spring frosts have ravaged vineyards in France resulting in one of the smallest harvests in the country for the last 30 years.

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Rías Baixas in pictures

db’s Lucy Shaw heads to Spain’s northwestern tip to Rías Baixas, where she’s plied with polpo and zippy Albariño and shown around some of the region’s most stunning estates.

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 1 Comment »

Napa 2016 harvest gets under way

Recent warm weather has helped grapes achieve optimal ripeness leading to what Napa Valley Grapegrowers says is another early but high-quality harvest.

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

New Zealand 2016 harvest up 34%

New Zealand’s 2016 vintage is up 34% on last year’s crop, but still below the record-breaking 2014 harvest, according to figures released this morning.

Monday, June 20th, 2016 1 Comment »

Around the world in 80 harvests: Peru

As wine writer Amanda Barnes takes off around the globe visiting different wine regions during their harvests, she shares some photos from the first harvest in South America – Ica in Peru.

Monday, April 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Léoube praises ‘dreamy’ 2015 vintage

Provencal producer Château Léoube has hailed 2015 as a “dreamy” year in which harvests were unhampered by extreme weather.

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Indian wine ‘heavily impacted’ by climate change

India’s largest wine producer has told of the “highly apparent” impact that climate change has made on this year’s harvest, making it the most challenging in years.

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 2 Comments »

English vineyards enjoy second ‘excellent’ harvest

English wines are seeing a bumper harvest for the second year in a row, producers have confirmed.

Thursday, November 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Prosecco harvest down ‘by 20-25%’

The volume of grapes harvested in Prosecco is down on last year at certain estates, with one producer reporting yields down by “20-25%” on 2014.

Thursday, October 8th, 2015 No Comments »

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