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2011's Indian summer leads to 15% English Wine!

2011's Indian summer leads to 15% English Wine! | Wine in the World | Scoop.it

Halfpenny Green Vineyards, in Staffordshire, UK, has produced a wine with a staggering alcohol level of 15%!

 

Their Rondo, just being released now, uses grapes are from the 2011 harvest. Allegedly it's big, bold and plummy. It has been compared to an Aussie Shiraz, which is quite a turn up for a wine from Wolverhampton!

 

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The Real Dirt on the Parker Theory and Chateau Al Gore

The Real Dirt on the Parker Theory and Chateau Al Gore | Wine in the World | Scoop.it
The new issue of the Journal of Wine Economics (JWE) leads off with a fascinating article by Julian M. Alston, Kate B. Fuller, James T. Lapsley and George Soleas titled “Too Much of a Good ...

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Climate and night temperature

Chilean, Spanish and Australians scientists participate in a joint investigation to analyze the effects of climate change on viticulture.

 

The Vineyard of the Future projectis a collaboration between the University of Talca, University of La Rioja, Spain, and University of Adelaide. It will analyse the effects of climate change on both day and night temperatures and look at how these influence vines and wines.

 

Without work like this or wine supplies might dry up, quite literally.

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