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How to Tell When Wine Grapes are Ready for Harvest | When are Wine Grapes Ripe for Harvest? | SommelierQA.com

How Do You Tell When Wine Grapes Are Ripe and Ready for Harvesting?

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How do you know when wine grapes are ripe for harvest? What sort of testing is done to ensure that they are ripe from both a visual and scientific perspective? How do underripe and overripe grapes affect the final outcome of a wine? Does this change with vintages? Each harvest presents a daunting question: ..