Tag Archives: Harvest

2015 pre-harvest vintage comments

Many importers have expressed concern regarding the 2015 vintage- and the biggest concern is will it be another 2003.   2015 is a very promissing vintage so far and here is why the style of vintage is likely to be … Continue reading

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2009 harvest @ Domaine de La Madone

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2009 vintage: what ripe Chardonnay looks like: gold

We didn’t have to go far with Alexandre Moreau to see some of his ripe Chardonnay in Cote de Beaune (Burgundy), we just crossed the street from his cellar and into Chassagne 1er Cru La Maltroie vineyard. Here, too, the … Continue reading

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Saved by the September sun and wind: 2008 harvest in Burgundy

Hands on the sorting table

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