Brazil - first impressions
26 Apr 2011 by Julia Harding MW
This is the first of four articles about her trip to Brazil earlier this year that Julia will share with us this week. Tasting notes for producers A to M be found in part 1 , and for producers P to V in part 2 . There's no time-wasting or complacency among Brazilian wine producers. Or if there is, I blinked and missed it. Instead I encountered ambition, co-operation, passion, efficiency, investment and kindness, not necessarily in that order. Can you believe it? For a few days, I considered not going to Brazil. There were some good reasons, not least of which the domineering schedule of our new grape book. But had I...

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