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The '06 vintage in Michigan: It might be better for whites

by Paul B. » Thu Sep 28, 2006 11:32 am

This is an interesting read, giving some feedback on the 2006 vintage up in northern Michigan. Here in Ontario, it is very much the same: September has been very atypically cold and wet; not a good omen for what seemed up to August to be another very promising red-wine vintage in Ontario following the great '05. But who knows - the whites may indeed be fine, just as they are from the rather rainy 2004.

Despite the gray days, Michigan winemakers optimistic about 2006 vintage
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Re: The '06 vintage in Michigan: It might be better for whites

by OW Holmes » Thu Sep 28, 2006 5:58 pm

Thanks for posting that, Paul. As I've been experiencing the wet cool weather, I wondered about the effect on our friends up at TC. And it looks like more of the same for another week, interspersed with an occasional bit of sun. Like now.
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