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Burgundy Beats Bordeaux as Buyers Push Price to Records in Global Auctions - Bloomberg

Burgundy Beats Bordeaux as Buyers Push Price to Records in Global Auctions - Bloomberg | French wines | Scoop.it
BloombergBurgundy Beats Bordeaux as Buyers Push Price to Records in Global AuctionsBloombergBuyers from Asia and other regions are focusing on Burgundy, especially Domaine de la Romanee-Conti, the region's most desirable and expensive label.
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Naked Champagne, the Making of Zero Dosage Champagne ...

Naked Champagne, the Making of Zero Dosage Champagne ... | French wines | Scoop.it
Here in Champagne, one often says that champagne is first and foremost a wine. However the characteristics of this wine change significantly with the adding of the dosage (a mixture of base wine and cane sugar) at the time ...
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2009 Red Burgundy: Pre-Arrival Offer of a Legendary Vintage ...

“Don't get me wrong…2005 is one of the greatest red Burgundy vintages of my professional lifetime and will be uncommonly long-lived. But…the wines are mostly tough going today, and still require extended aging.
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Laithwaites buys third Bordeaux vineyard - Harpers Wine & Spirit Trade Review

Laithwaites buys third Bordeaux vineyard - Harpers Wine & Spirit Trade Review | French wines | Scoop.it
Laithwaites buys third Bordeaux vineyardHarpers Wine & Spirit Trade ReviewHe adds: "There's so much potential here and with the right care and attention, there's no reason why this vineyard can't produce wine to rival its famous neighbours in St Emilion...
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Artisan Wine on a Budget: Perrin & Fils Cotes du Rhone Villages ...

Artisan Wine on a Budget: Perrin & Fils Cotes du Rhone Villages ... | French wines | Scoop.it
But from my somewhat limited experience, I would say that it's probably the most underrated appellation in the Southern Rhone. This wine, from the Perrin brothers who produce Chateau Beaucastel and La Vieille Ferme, is a ...
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Bordoverview Blog: Burgundy vs Bordeaux vs Languedoc?

Bordoverview Blog: Burgundy vs Bordeaux vs Languedoc? | French wines | Scoop.it
Being the rather estranged Rhône/Languedoc lover in our little group, I wanted to see how some top Languedoc wines would stack up against similarly priced Burgundy and Bordeaux. We chose €35-50 ...
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The beginning of the Rhone | Mistress of the Vine

The beginning of the Rhone | Mistress of the Vine | French wines | Scoop.it
Our first stop in the Rhone Valley was Domaine Jamet. Jean Paul Jamet who is quite a quirky chap, makes his wines from around 25 separate vineyards in the Cote Blonde and Cote Brune, all Shiraz and Aall of which I ...
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Impressions of Côte Rôtie and Condrieu: steep landscapes, unique tastes

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Bordeaux chateaux boycott Chinese names poster

Bordeaux chateaux boycott Chinese names poster (Decanter): Share With Friends: | | Hobbies - Food - Wine News,...
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