Jugos, bebidas, vinos y licoresEne. 28, 2014
Europa: invierno cálido y húmedo preocupa a comerciantes de jugos de berries
An unusually mild European winter is starting to concern growers and processors of berry fruit. There is still time for the weather to turn colder (indeed, in Poland it already is), but that may bring problems of its own.
The UK’s blackcurrants still have not had the chilling hours they need (ideally, 40 days below 5°C, according to one source). “The chilling hours have been slightly below average,” FOODNEWSwas told, “but we are more concerned about the wet.”