“Phew – it’s a scorcher” we wrote at the end of June. And so it continued, right up until last Friday when, mercifully, the thirsty vines received some refreshing rain.
We’ve seen 40 degrees centigrade from time to time across a number of summers, yet it’s rare to hit such sweltering heights in consecutive months – and that’s before we’ve even made it to August.
In this month’s missive:
- Stock up en route near Calais
- A case for all seasons
- Bordeaux 2019 half term report