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Sugar loading of the grape berries: an integrative indicator of harvest quality. The behavior of Merlot in the last 11 vintages in Bordeaux.

This analysis reveals the key advantage of measuring sugar loading in berries during the aging process. The integrative nature of this tool, its ease of use and its anticipatory nature all make it a good indicator for understanding a vintage, and a useful tool for helping choose harvest dates.

01 July 2017
Theme: Viticulture
Authors: Nicolas BERNARD
Revue des Œnologues et des Techniques Viticoles Œnologiques