Sorry it has been a while between blog posts. Currently I am in Australia just finishing off my Bachelor of Wine Science that I have been studying towards since 2007. I have had some fascinating lectures while I have been here. One of which on the evolution of the grapevine, proposed that latest DNA […]
With the cooler weather we have been having we have a great opportunity to let the grapes hang and really develop some killer complexity. The problem? Grapes with mounting sugars are more at risk day by day from pourriture (rot). So we went into Pinot vineyard where a small amount of […]
On my last trip to Savigny-lès-Beaune I decided to keep any eye out for any interesting white plots as I really love how the vintage is shaping up for Savigny blanc. One vineyard caught my eye — some 70 year old plantings in Les Saucours, a villages lieu-dit that abuts on the premier cru vineyards […]
I now almost have all my barrels in the cuverie ready for harvest and I am especially excited about Tonnellerie Damy making up the heart of my white wine program. Having worked with Damy barrels at Felton Road, Peregrine Wines, Coldstream Hills and also […]
I have just got back from a very interesting residential school as part of my Bachelor of Wine Science degree. Our lecturer, Dr. Robyn Wood, had just joined the school after many years in industry and was determined to turn conventional wisdom […]
fellow new worlders in burgundypar mark haisma
former winemaker at yarra yering and fellow australian making cracking côte de nuits
ray walker, finance industry drop out, with delicate premier cru and grand cru côte de nuits
american and fellow savigny-lès-beaune producer
domaine david clark
former formula engineer turned vine-hound
mischief & mayhem
fiona + michael ragg craft wines from up and down the golden spike in aloxe-corton. their 2009 whites are pretty special.
chris newman + jane eyre making villages, premier cru and grand cru from up and down the côte d'or.
former hollywood producer mark tarlov's aim to rival burgundy in oregon and california comes home to the motherland.
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