Monday, September 13, 2010

Harvest begins in the Lower Loire Valley, Pays Nantais, Muscadet - Yea!


Les vendanges ont commencées ce matin sous un beau soleil.
Comme vous pouvez le constater sur les photos prises hier sur la parcelle du pavillon, le millésime 2010 s’annonce très prometteur.

Hervé et Nicolas

Grapes (Melon de Bourgogne) used to make Muscadet from the Loire Valley

Noticeably absent of rot (Botrytis), these grapes look really healthy and ripe so it is going to be a good vintage for dry, fruity wines.

Very promising, as the owners of Domaine Haut Bourg say above.

Muscadet Côtes de Grandlieu
Gros Plant, Vin de Pays

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