Sumary of How wine is adapting to the climate crisis | Fiona Beckett on drink:
- Oregon in the US, for example, which is noted for its subtle, silky, burgundian-style pinot noirs, has hit the mid 40Cs this summer.
- or, if that isn’t an option, varieties that typically ripen earlier, such as pinot noir précoce.
- Or indeed later: “Normally, we pick fetească around 30 August, says Philip Cox of the giant Romanian winery Cramele Recas.
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