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Joy of Terroirs, Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico

2008 vintage guide for Tuscany

Weather Conditions A typical winter preceded copious spring rains, bringing mildew. Budburst was disrupted, while cool temperatures delayed flowering and fruit-set, and caused ‘millerandage’ (marred berry-development) among Sangiovese in particular.…