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2013 in Burgundy
15 Oct 2013 by Guest contributor
Yohan Castaing writes: The 2013 harvest in Burgundy is in the process of completion. The rain and cold have arrived, but fortunately most famous vineyards are already picked. A late and complex flowering engendered two important characteristics of the 2013 vintage: millerandage is fairly widespread in both the Côte de Beaune and the Côte de Nuits, and the late flowering and rain have resulted in significant delays in maturity and especially small quantities. Faced with these two hazards, winemakers throughout the year have been trying to catch up by working as early as possible in the vineyard. But it is clear that the...

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