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The DO Empordà has closed the 2018 vintage with a 12% increase in production compared to last year !
The DO Empordà has closed one of the best vintages of the decade. The wineries of the Empordà have harvested in the last months a total of 9.7 million kilograms of excellent, healthy grapes. This amount represents an increase of 12% compared to the 2017 harvest and an increase of 13% compared to the average of the last decade.
The abundant rains of the spring, the good weather of the summer and the lack of negative meteorological or sanitary phenomena have led to abundant production and quality this year. These same conditions have favored the sanitary condition of the vineyards has been excellent and that almost 100% of the grapes have entered the wineries.