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Wine Spectator: LVMH Moves Into Burgundy, Buying Domaine des Lambrays

French luxury group Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH) has made its first move in Burgundy, buying Domaine des Lambrays from Ruth Freund for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 17, 2014

France Cuts Forecast For 2013 Harvest; Bordeaux And Burgundy Off Significantly

France’s agriculture ministry has reduced its volume forecast for the 2013 wine harvest, and now expects a total of 42.3 million hectoliters, a rise of 2.2% over 2012. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 8, 2013

News Briefs for October 21, 2013

•Vinexpo has canceled its “Vinexpo in Beijing” show slated for next June after failing to secure a license for the event from the Chinese government. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 21, 2013

Burgundy Wine Region Torn Asunder By Severe Hailstorm

Violent hailstorms ripped through one of the most prestigious parts of the Burgundy wine region earlier this week, causing “catastrophic” damage to this year’s crop, according to local press reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 25, 2013

Top Burgundy Winemakers Will Testify Against Alleged Counterfeiter

Federal prosecutors have begun to show their hand in the upcoming prosecution of alleged wine counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan, Wine Spectator reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 9, 2013

Domaine Anne Gros Joins Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines

Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines has added Domaine Anne Gros to its roster of Burgundy producers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 13, 2013

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