Bordeaux 2013: winemakers happy the harvest is over

The 'cuvaison' is over for 2013 and the wine is being pumped off the skins. Dubbed the hardest vintage in 30 years, despite the rush to harvest before the grapes and their skins were perfectly ripe, winemakers are happier with what is in their vats than they predicted. Due to the hot and wet conditions the … Continue reading Bordeaux 2013: winemakers happy the harvest is over