Back after a few days away, the grapes continue their maturity but it is far from homogeneous (the same way the flower was held in June...), as shown in the pictures taken yesterday from the plot "Chemin de Reims".
Veraison almost complete
On their way...
And the late ones...
With these differences in maturity, we fear a harvest several times ... Thing we have never done!
Chardonnay at "Jardin"
Tomorrow, Tuesday, September 4th, the pre-harvest meeting between the different actors of the Champagne will take place. It aims to determine the appellation for the 2012 harvest. So we will know more Wednesday morning.