Snow, drought, heat waves, hail… the weather did not spare the Médoc vineyards for 2011!
This year more than ever, the vintners got closer to their environment which forced them to adapt their techniques specifically to the weather conditions.
In the vineyard, the work was difficult and intense; repeated efforts and full attention were required for the grapes to ripe.
In the cellar, the vinification of each vat was carefully monitored and controlled to extract accurate and silky tannins.
Snow, drought, heat waves, hail… the Médoc vineyards were spared no extremes of weather during 2011!
This year more than ever, the vignerons were forced to truly understand and work with their environment and to adapt their techniques to the very specific climatic conditions which they experienced.
In the vineyard, the work was hard and intense; incessant attention and unrelenting efforts were required to ensure that the grapes reached full maturity.
In the cellar, the vinification of each vat was carefully monitored and controlled in order to extract ripe, precise, and very silky tannins.