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Book Review: My Favorite Burgundies by Clive Coates

Clive Coates is one of the English-speaking world’s foremost authorities on the wines of Burgundy. He has authored seminal books on the region, including The Wines of Burgundy [University of California Press, 2008] and Cote d’Or: A Celebration of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Bill Nanson’s The Finest Wines of Burgundy

Bill Nanson is perhaps the wine industry’s most professional non-professional. He’s not in the trade and in no way obligated to the producers whose wine he tastes and writes about. But his on-line Burgundy Report is one of the most … Continue reading

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Book Review: Roy Cloud’s To Burgundy and Back Again

  There are many books on wine. Most are low calorie, fluffy tomes. Some are pedantic and boring.   A very few are actually fun to read.  Roy Cloud’s To Burgundy and Back Again [Lyons Press, Guilford, CT] is one of … Continue reading

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2010 White Burgundies from Domaine Michel Sarrazin

The 2010 vintage is an excellent one for white Burgundies.  The wines are fresh and tightly structured with good minerality and vibrant acidity. While overall quality is high, yields in 2010 were down significantly—as much as a third from 2009—due … Continue reading

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