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U.S. Becomes Top Market For Burgundy, Despite A Decline In Volume And Value

The U.S. has once again become Burgundy’s leading export market by volume—narrowly surpassing the U.K.—a decade after it originally fell from the top spot. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 5, 2015

Wine Spectator: Oregon Wine Expands To Burgundy

Burgundy vintners have been buying vineyards in Oregon over the past 25 years, but now Ken and Grace Evenstad of Domaine Serene in Oregon have flipped the trend. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 24, 2015

Terlato Bolsters Luxury Lineup With Burgundy’s Château de Meursault, Château de Marsannay

Terlato Wines is introducing Burgundy’s Château de Meursault and Château de Marsannay to the U.S. market under a long-term pact with their owner, Olivier Halley. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 2, 2015

Wine Spectator: Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Buys Burgundy’s Chateau de Pommard

Silicon Valley entrepreneur Michael Baum has purchased Burgundy winery Château de Pommard from owner Maurice Giraud for an undisclosed sum, Wine Spectator reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 19, 2014

Wine Spectator: Hail Shatters Burgundy’s Hope for a Promising Crop

A violent storm unleashed its wrath on Burgundy’s vineyards in the late afternoon of June 28, Wine Spectator reports, affecting an area from Chassagne-Montrachet to Beaune in the southern half of the Côte d’Or and Nuits-St.-Georges to Morey-St.-Denis in the north. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2014

Burgundy Exports Slide By Volume But Eke Out Value Gain

Burgundy wine exports fell 12% by volume in the first quarter of 2014, as shipments to key nations like the U.S. (-14%), U.K. (-28%) and Japan (-11%) saw double-digit decreases, according to the BIVB trade group. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 27, 2014

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