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Climate Change Is Already Affecting Wine, and Tasters Are Having Trouble Keeping Up

May 16, 2019

Climate change is affecting the tastes of wine around the world. Grapes that once struggled to gain ripeness in cool-climate Germany or wouldn't grow at all in freezing Vermont now grow plump and ripe. One day in the future, some regions of Spain or Italy might face the reality that it's simply too hot for certain wine grapes altogether