Reduces the initial forecast of 5.5 million kilograms of grapes harvested at just under 4.5 million kilograms
In the absence of one week for total completion of the harvests and with the data provided by the majority of wineries and cooperatives, at this time are about 4 million kilograms of grapes harvested in D. O. Valdeorras. According to figures provided by the technical director of the denomination, Jorge Mazaira, is expected be around, their overall conclusion, the 4.5 million kilograms.
Despite this reduction, the positive development focuses on the quality of the grapes thought to be very good across the area. Despite the inclement weather that significantly affected the production, the fruit that was saved enjoys great health and an optimum ripeness, which are expected in this vintage wines of excellent quality.