Category Archives: Harvest 2013

Bordeaux’s Added Benefits – What’s in Your Wine? 2013, A Vintage With A Difference

Disaster strikes hard when a winemaker, or even an entire wine making region, suffers the impact of severe weather during the growing season. Unlike many other wine regions across the world Bordeaux has the advantage in that its wines are … Continue reading

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Bordeaux Wine Production Drops by 20%

Bernard Farges, President of the CIVB (Bordeaux Wine Council) has given an interesting interview in the French Press (Le Figaro). He told the paper that Bordeaux has a decline in production for 2013 of around 20%, possibly even 25%, this … Continue reading

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Bordeaux 2013 Harvest . . . Better Late Than Never

Bordeaux’s harvest is late this year and so far it has been a bit of a bumpy ride with a cold, rainy and windy Spring delaying the flowering of the vines for nearly 3 weeks; an increased threat of mildew … Continue reading

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