Monthly Archives: January 2018

2017 is an excellent year for Sangiovese in Tuscany

2017 is an excellent year for Sangiovese in Tuscany How can it be that Sangiovese is reported to arrive at excellent quality in a year with Spring frost, Summer draught, and boar feeding on grapes to the extent that it is a real problem? Sangiovese is harvested later than other varieties in Tuscany. In 2017, [...]

Tuscany Wine Production Slumps in 2017

Tuscany Wine Production Slumps in 2017 2017 is an all-time low for Tuscany Wine Production 2017 is turning out to be the worst year in Tuscany's documented wine history. For the whole region, production is down 40%. This corresponds to 145 million bottles less, or a staggering 480 million euros lost, compared to 2016. Worst [...]

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