22 hrs ago
Pommard producers step up grand cru promotion push
Producers in three premier cru areas of Pommard have stepped up their quest to achieve grand cru status by submitting a 150-page support dossier to the local INAO office.
Tour Burgundy's historic, small-production vineyards
You could say that the wines of Burgundy are the best in the world. They are certainly among the most famous.
Biodynamic winemaker prosecuted for not treating vines with insecticide
Emmanuel Giboulot, a biodynamic winemaker in Beaune, has been threatened with a 30,000 fine and six months in prison for not treating his vines against the flavesence dore disease.
French film director Georges Lautner dies
French film director Georges Lautner died on Friday after a long illness, former stuntman Remy Julienne told AFP, quoting close friends.
Patience has its rewards
Very seductive: You could go on drinking this wine, every swallow being followed by an instinctive reaching out for the glass again.
Chinese Demand Pushes Oldest Wine Auction to Record $8.5 Million in France
The world's oldest charity wine auction, held on behalf of a medieval hospital in the Burgundy region of France , raised a record 6.3 million euros , boosted by bidding from China .
Chinese buyer snaps up vintage wine at...
A Chinese woman won the bidding for a coveted barrel of Burgundy wine at a Christie's-run charity auction in France on Sunday, paying 131,000 euros for her cask.
This Is Somerset
Western Morning News published Winemakers bottling up emotions in storm-torn France
Many people just love wine. Not because it's fashionable or trendy but just for the pure, simple love of wine.