Harvest 2018: The Northern Hemisphere
Like most vintages, it’s difficult to sum up the experience of an entire hemisphere in a single sentence… but let’s try! Germany, Hungary and England (among others) named it one of the best vintages ever, while Spain and Portugal suffered at the hands of heavy rainfall; Greece saw drought reach its extremes, while the USA had ideal conditions throughout.
For a more comprehensive delve into the highs and lows of 2018, click the links to our in-depth harvest reports. Or for a top-line summary, take a look at the map below.