Climate conditions have been erratic with many producers saying it’s been a tough and difficult vintage
Climate conditions have been erratic in Piedmont with many producers saying it’s been a tough and difficult vintage. The early part of the summer saw draught and moderate temperatures before rains came mid-August. To compound the draught stress, the region experienced hailstorms and an attack of Baco 22—a disease which causes vines to dry out and die. Overall, even the best conditions were difficult.
Barolo and Barbaresco