Photo of the Week by Owen Franken ’68

by Alan Scott on July 15, 2017 · 2 comments

in Photo of the Week

Bunches of Merlot grapes, the grapes of the Bordeaux red wines, in the vineyards of Chateau Petrus—one of the most exclusive wines in the world—at harvest time (© Owen Franken).

Bunches of Merlot grapes, the grapes of the Bordeaux red wines, in the vineyards of Chateau Petrus—one of the most exclusive wines in the world—at harvest time (© Owen Franken).

Learn more about Owen Franken from his profile, read a What Matters opinion column he wrote called “Life in Brownian Motion,” or visit his Web site.

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Ray Van Houtte July 15, 2017 at 1:58 pm

If this is Petrus, then the grapes are Merlot, not Pinot Noir. Petrus only grows Merlot.

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Bob Mason July 21, 2017 at 10:35 am

Nice image by an excellent photographer. However….If they are Pinot grapes, the location would be Burgundy, not Bordeaux.

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