Posts Tagged ‘ Burgundy ’

Database with every Burgundy appellation and climat

May 11th, 2012 | By
Database with every Burgundy appellation and climat

The BIVB, the association of wine growers in Burgundy, is expanding its public website with a comprehensive database of all Burgundy appellations and terroirs or climats. There are one hundred Burgundy appellations, including 33 Grand Crus, 44 municipal and 23 regional appellations. For each appellation and climat the database containes a detailed description and basic information about the character of the wine, …



2009 Pierre Damoy Bourgogne

Apr 5th, 2012 | By
2009 Pierre Damoy Bourgogne

2009 Pierre Damoy Bourgogne – France, Burgundy, Bourgogne (3/1/2012) Lots of vibrant red fruits, with a backbone of forest floor, licorice and aromatic herbs. More […]



2009 Paul Jacqueson Rully Les Margotés

Mar 27th, 2012 | By

2009 Paul Jacqueson Rully Les Margotés – France, Burgundy, Côte Chalonnaise, Rully (2/20/2012) Toast, ripe fruit and sweet minerals on the aromatic, very Burgundy-nose. On […]



Burgundy-prices fall at Hospices de Beaune auction

Nov 21st, 2011 | By
Burgundy-prices fall at Hospices de Beaune auction

Prices for Burgundy wines at the 151st Hospices de Beaune auction fell with almost 13 percent for whites and over 6 percent for reds compared […]



Forty-three Beaujolais communes ejected from Burgundy AOC

Oct 5th, 2011 | By
Forty-three Beaujolais communes ejected from Burgundy AOC

INAO, the French government agency which regulates the appellations d’origine, has rearranged the geographic vineyard areas in Burgundy after a regulating process that took three […]



151th Hospice de Beaune auction on 20th November

Sep 22nd, 2011 | By
151th Hospice de Beaune auction on 20th November

Every year on the third Sunday of November the wine auction at the Hospice de Beaune in France takes place. This year’s the 151st auction will be held on Sunday, November 20th. Like last year, it will led […]



Pommard and Nuits want grand cru’s

Aug 29th, 2011 | By
Pommard and Nuits want grand cru’s

The Organisme de défense et de gestion (ODG) of Pommard in Burgundy (the association of wine growers) wants the premier crus Rugiens and Epenots recognized […]



(Nederlands) Crisis in Bourgogne is voorbij

Mar 24th, 2011 | By

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Wine fraude in Burgundy

May 18th, 2010 | By
Wine fraude in Burgundy

Last year, a “well-known” vigneron from Burgundy let 2500 hectoliters of Burgundy-wine for a total value of 2.135 million euros disappear from his accounts, according […]



Burgundy loses marketshare

Dec 23rd, 2009 | By
Burgundy loses marketshare

After two years of record growth in 2006 and 2007 and a stabilization in 2008, Burgundy experienced a serious drop in wine sales in 2009. […]