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Harvest Season 2015

Quantities are back to the 5-year average – and quality is second to none!After 2013’s historically low harvests and 2014’s sharp upturn, the Rh...

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  1. Harvesting gets off to a flying start in the Rhône Valley

    Inter Rhône | Published on 18/09/15

    After a wet winter followed by copious spring rainfall until June and then a typically Mediterranean summer•••

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  2. NOTES DU RHONE: Harvest report

    Inter Rhône | Published on 10/12/14

    The 2014 harvest marked a season of even development across all grape varieties, higher yields, and a return to normal volumes, with production levels on par with better years. •••

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  3. NOTES DU RHONE

    Inter Rhône | Published on 23/10/14

    Auspicious late-summer weather, guided by the Mistral winds that define the region’s climate, helped get Rhône Valley off to a timely start this harvest...•••

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  4. Harvesting in the Traditional Style

    Anaïs Cartier | Published on 23/10/13

    At Domaine Jaume in Vinsobres, we harvest our grapes in the traditional way, so that you can experience our vines to the full, and discover secrets they conceal.•••

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  5. The Village of Chusclan celebrates the harvest – by going back in time…

    Inter Rhône | Published on 22/10/13

    Chusclan lies at the heart of the Cotes du Rhône, on the right bank of the river in the Gard department, and is known for its exuberant wines. The village prides itself on the fact that it was first named as a Cotes du Rhône “Village” back in 1947! So as befits its history and reputation – Lapin de Darbousset (rabbit stew in Chusclan wine) was served at the Court of King Louis XIV – the village of Chusclan invites you to travel back in time for its 15th “Historical Harvest.”•••

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