• What climate change means for the wine industry

    7 days ago - By The Guardian

    The warmer weather may benefit English vineyards, but winemakers from Bordeaux to California are struggling. Here are six wines rising to the challenge One of the ways the British media covers climate change is to treat it as a bit of banter in silly-season items on English wine. This summer's heatwave was the pretext for an awful lot of these “and finally” moments, in which the tone is unfailingly flippant: never mind the melting Arctic, the shires will take over from Champagne! Well, hoorah for that. Except, of course, the impact of climate changeon wine isn't quite as straightforward as...
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