Monthly Archives: September 2013

Seyval blanc side shoot removal

Side shoot removal continues, there was prodigious sprouting whilst we were in France for August.  The selected canes for next year are thickening up nicely and just starting to lignify.

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Champagne – LVMH

Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (LVMH) owns these houses, with some notable facts: Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin – produced 12m bottles in 2008; owns 300ha of widely spread GC vineyard and is an important buyer from contract growers; Veuve Clicquot’s cellar master … Continue reading

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