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Top 3 places to moor up on Burgundy boating holidays

Top 3 places to moor up on Burgundy boating holidays | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it

Burgundy is the ideal destination for a France boating holiday, offering visitors the chance to take in glorious landscapes and explore fascinating settlements.

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Chinese wine lover snaps up Vosne-Romanee vines

Chinese wine lover snaps up Vosne-Romanee vines | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it

Who wants to buy vines in Burgundy ? Foreigners seem to be interested in !

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15th century tomb of Philippe Pot of Burgundy, Louvre

The powerful realism of the Burgundian style during the 15th century is evoked here by the tomb of the seneschal (royal steward) Philippe Pot." from chapel Saint-Jean-Baptiste in the Abbaye de Citeaux (Côte-d'Or).

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Inside the Hospices de Beaune Wine Auction

Inside the Hospices de Beaune Wine Auction | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
Wine columnist Will Lyons goes behind the scenes of the Hospices de Beaune, the world's oldest charity auction in the heart of Burgundy, as 643 barrels of wine go up for sale.
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“Man created the conditions for wine in Burgundy”

“Man created the conditions for wine in Burgundy” | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it

An interesting article on the role of man to leverage teh 'terroir'

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Burgundy: Pinot Noir Vineyards, Wineries and Winemakers

Burgundy:  Pinot Noir Vineyards, Wineries and Winemakers | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it

Touring France Côte d'Or and Beaune the stronghold of pinot culture and viticulture, with a short explanation with teh difference between Premier Cru & Grand Cru

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1945 Romanée-Conti Wine Set World Record Price at Christie’s Auction

1945 Romanée-Conti Wine Set World Record Price at Christie’s Auction | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
750 ml bottle of 1945 Romainee-Conti One of 600 bottles of Romanée-Conti Wine from 1945 that were produced dur...
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Burgundy restaurants with Michelin stars

Burgundy restaurants with Michelin stars | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
I have tried some of them, still a lot to do !!! Thanks Burgundy Eye for this to do list !
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Barrel Tasting In Burgundy — Fine Vintage Wine Blog

Barrel Tasting In Burgundy — Fine Vintage Wine Blog | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
An interesting visit of Burgundy visit by @JamesCluer
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Clos de Vougeot: Decoding Burgundy’s Biggest Grand Cru by Wine Spectator |

Clos de Vougeot: Decoding Burgundy’s Biggest Grand Cru by Wine Spectator | | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
Clos de Vougeot is Burgundy's biggest Grand Cru and it has some 80 different winegrowers, making it a complex appellation.
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Raymond Blanc Visits Relais Bernard Loiseau

Chef Raymond Blanc visits Burgundy for the BBC programme The Very Hungry Frenchman and stops by the legendary La Cote d'Or restaurant once owned by Bernard Loiseau

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The famous circular cellar at Louis Jadot in Beaune

The famous circular cellar at Louis Jadot in Beaune | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it

Nice pictures of the cellar at Louis Jadot, one of the big 'house' in Burgundy

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In Burgundy, It's All About Terroir

In Burgundy, It's All About Terroir | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it

Geography, geology and other less quantifiable factors are paramount to the wines' many nuances. As explained in this article, for those who value diversity and authenticity in what they drink, Burgundy is a microcosm of an ideal wine world

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Hospices de Beaune: a humanistic and architectural masterpiece in Burgundy

Hospices de Beaune: a humanistic and architectural masterpiece in Burgundy | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
In 1443, just as the Hundred Year's War was ending, Nicolas Rolin, Chancellor of Philip the Good, Duke of Burgundy, and Rolin's wife, Guigone de Salins, decided to build a hospital...
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The 1988 Romanee-Conti case fetched the highest at Bonhams Fine Wine Sale

The 1988 Romanee-Conti case fetched the highest at Bonhams Fine Wine Sale | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
Have a look on how the bottles are presented !
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Alan Richman's Wine Guide: White Burgundy

Alan Richman's Wine Guide: White Burgundy | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
GQ's premier wine expert tells you everything you need to know about white Burgundy, and reveals 15 of them you don't want to miss.
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Burgundy is the ancestral homeland of Chardonnay

Burgundy is the ancestral homeland of Chardonnay | Burgundy Flavour | Scoop.it
And for many wine-lovers, is the place that all other Chards are compared to
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