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Mugnier: "Last night, the wife said, oh boy when you're dead...

…You don’t take nothing but your so-oul!” John Lennon, The Ballad of John and Yoko

And it many ways that is the ultimate synthesis of my tasting this morning at… 904 more words

VF - Pour Encourager Les Autres

wine - 2001 Jacques-Frédéric Mugnier Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru Les Amoureuses


Incredible bottles of old Burgundy

When Lou and I decided to tuck into some old red Burgundy we stood up multiple bottles fully expecting a few to be undrinkable.  We started with a single bottle of white as we snacked on cheese and charcuterie.   1,389 more words

Tasting Notes And Wine Reviews

BIVB: Bourgogne wines, live and direct in 25 cities around the world!

Published The Drinks Business 27 March 2015

(Image creidt: Côte de Nuits Wikipedia)

Bourgogne wines, live and direct in 25 cities around the world! This is the tag line for a series of interactive presentations that have been taking place around the world hosted by the… 516 more words

Wine Tastings

Understanding the Terroir of Burgundy Part 1.3: The Question of Amoureuses and Comblanchien

 by Dean Alexander

And then there is the issue of Amoureuses Early last year, Decanter magazine published an article profiling Francoise Vannier-Petit, in which the geologist noted that the soils of Amoureuses have “only 10cm–15cm of soil above the subsoil”. 2,599 more words

Inside a Burgundy Wine Powerhouse

Clos de Tart is one of the world’s oldest and most exclusive wine estates

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FROM THE FAR CORNER of the small, walled vineyard of Clos de Tart, above a sea of copper-colored vines, you can just make out a tiny gray dome on the horizon. 141 more words

Wall Street Journal

Domaine Ghislaine Barthod, "Les Bons Bâtons" Bourgogne Rouge, 2009

There’s drinking wine, and then there’s drinking Burgundy. This region has intentionally remained untouched for me, because I’m pretty sure once I start down this road I’ll set it ablaze burning tire tracks into the cement and won’t turn back and I’ll be too broke to fix it. 263 more words