Monday, September 18, 2006

Much of European Grape Harvest Now Under Way

After a hot early summer and a cooler August, some regions show promise, others cause for concern..

VineyardEurope-w.jpgNo matter what Mother Nature delivers to Europe's wine producers this year, 2005 is going to be a hard act to follow. Nevertheless, the 2006 vintage is already upon us.

Although European growers haven't experienced quite the roller-coaster ride their counterparts in California have this year, they did get a bit of a scare in July, when Europe was hit with a heat wave reminiscent of 2003. But the month of August was generally cooler, and led to a much more favorable fall.

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