Bourgogne (Burgundy) news

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Hallgarten boosts its Burgundy numbers

Big changes in Hallgarten’s Burgundy portfolio were announced this week, with the addition of a number of new producers to the range, and with a focus

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Vintage harvest 2017: France hopes quality will offset smallest crop since WW2

This year's late spring front brought a crushing blow to French vineyards. Find out more in the opening round of Imbibe's northern hemisphere vintage

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Climat control: understanding the Burgundian terroir system

They might be less well known than the famous crus, but Burgundy's 'climats' offer an in-depth way of exploring the region's terroir.

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Maison des Climats opens in Burgundy

Two years after the Climats of Bourgogne were recognised as a World Heritage site by UNESCO, a visitor centre has opened to explain the importance of

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Chablis food-and-wine matching: Birmingham

Following tastings held in London and Edinburgh, it was the turn of sommeliers in the Midlands to explore the food-pairing potential of the four diffe

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Chablis food-and-wine matching: London

A Chablis food-and-wine matching lunch at Bourgogne-inspired Cabotte in London helped sommeliers to explore the diverse food-pairing potential of the

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Pierres Dorées to start Pinot deluge in Coteaux Bourguignon?

Burgundy négociant Louis Latour has launched a Pinot Noir from Beaujolais that it believes could be a game-changer for the region.Les Pierres Dorées c

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Sommeliers can 'shop with confidence' with Burgundy 2015

Burgundy 2015 may not be the vintage of the century but critics are delighted by its freshness and charm.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

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Chablis food-and-wine matching: Birmingham

Following tastings held in London and Edinburgh, it was the turn of sommeliers in the Midlands to explore the food-pairing potential of the four diffe

News |  Wine

Chablis food-and-wine matching: London

A Chablis food-and-wine matching lunch at Bourgogne-inspired Cabotte in London helped sommeliers to explore the diverse food-pairing potential of the

News |  Wine

Pierres Dorées to start Pinot deluge in Coteaux Bourguignon?

Burgundy négociant Louis Latour has launched a Pinot Noir from Beaujolais that it believes could be a game-changer for the region.Les Pierres Dorées c

News |  Wine

Sommeliers can 'shop with confidence' with Burgundy 2015

Burgundy 2015 may not be the vintage of the century but critics are delighted by its freshness and charm.

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Hidden Treasures: Burgundy

On the face of it, 2014 was another troubled and much-reduced year in Burgundy.

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BIVB to push plantings of Pinot

The new president of the Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins de Bourgogne (BIVB) Louis-Fabrice Latour has made an increase in Pinot Noir plantings a ce

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Beaujolais faces tough future despite 'exceptional' 2015

The 2015 vintage is set to be one of the great Beaujolais years – but even this might not be enough to save the region from further heartache, accordi

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Burgundy wine board launches Bourgogne Wines Club

Sommeliers are being invited to join the new Bourgogne Wines Club – four free sessions on the region’s wines hosted by sommelier Xavier Rousset MS.Org

News |  Wine

Hidden Treasures: Burgundy

On the face of it, 2014 was another troubled and much-reduced year in Burgundy.

News |  Wine

BIVB to push plantings of Pinot

The new president of the Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins de Bourgogne (BIVB) Louis-Fabrice Latour has made an increase in Pinot Noir plantings a ce

News |  Wine

Beaujolais faces tough future despite 'exceptional' 2015

The 2015 vintage is set to be one of the great Beaujolais years – but even this might not be enough to save the region from further heartache, accordi

News |  Wine

Burgundy wine board launches Bourgogne Wines Club

Sommeliers are being invited to join the new Bourgogne Wines Club – four free sessions on the region’s wines hosted by sommelier Xavier Rousset MS.Org