Bordeaux 2010 small but perfectly formed, vintners say

on 21/09/10 at 12:00 pm

Wine

The first red grapes for the 2010 harvest rolled in on Sunday as Saint Emilion held its annual Ban des Vendanges, with bullish vintners talking up a ‘small but very good’ vintage.

Across Bordeaux most chateaux are holding off until next week, but some younger vines and Merlots on early-ripening terroirs will be picked over the next few days.

{Full story via Decanter}