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Bordeaux 2014 now over, Indian summer sunshine saved the vintage

Bordeaux 2014 now over, Indian summer sunshine saved the vintage

Thank goodness for the sunshine that arrived end of August and saved the day. Despite some autumn conditions the late ripening Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon were mostly picked in dry conditions. In fact they seem to really like the Indian summer conditions and are looking really good this year. Cold nights through the entire summer … Continue reading

Did You Know?

  • PRIMEURS 2012: 8-12 April OPEN DOOR ST EMILION: 4th and 5th May FETE DE FLEUVE: 24 May to 2nd June VINEXPO : 16-20 June (professional fair) UNION GRAND CRU: Amateur Tasting 18 May ST EMILION JAZZ 19 - 22 July
  • Why not plan a trip to Bordeaux in 2013? The best times are the Spring and early summer.

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Nicolle Croft

Nicolle Croft

Bordeaux Wine Guide

20 years of experience in the vineyards of Bordeaux enables me to open doors and offer visits and experiences that truly go behind the scenes. Meet the passionate Small Independent Producers (S.I.P.) with stained hands and soil on their shoes and buy their wines direct via the S.I.P. Wine Club.


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