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Sweden is turning into a wine hotspot because of climate change

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Climate change has transformed Sweden into a new hotspot for wine.
Warmer and longer summers have led to boomtime for an industry that barely existed just two decades ago. Now, experts predict the country could compete with wine powerhouses like France, Italy, and Spain in the years to come.
There are some 90 commercial vineyards in Denmark, 40 in Sweden, and a dozen in Norway, with more popping up each year.
In Skåne in southern Sweden, the trend has been helped by one of the warmest Septembers on record - 2 degrees Celsius higher than normal. That extended...
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