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A Dry WinterBy Mark on junio 14, 2012 / Leave a comment
Mid June and the vineyards are looking in Requena and Valencia are a vibrant green. However, while on the surface things look pretty good the key element effecting this crop was the lack of rainfall during the winter. Volumes are going down by at least 10%, on current predictions. Curiously, while the Spanish economy teeters …
About Mark O´Neill
I started Verde Marte (Green Mars) working with producers in different regions and designers to produce wines that reflected modern Spain and were easily identifiable by consumers. Several good ideas and awarding winning ideas like ‘ñ - the essence of Spain’.
Today the business is doing well but still to make the big break through. As they say it is very hard to know when the timing is right. So I will continue onwards and upwards as there is so much to do.