Well this is probably just for the geekiest of wine lovers, but an interesting article about a problem that plagues white burgundy and burg lovers. Dr Valerie Lavigne talks about her 10 years of study into Premox. Just a couple thoughts and reflections.
1. Vine Vigor- This seems to go in the opposite direction of common practices that prefer hydric stress to cause deeper roots and more layers. Has there been continued drought conditions in Burgundy? And will this lead to Burgundy producers drip irrigating? Will be in (more…)