Go Off To Explore Some Burgundy Wine

The Burgundy: it is in France one of the regions richest in vintage wines and that is worth to us admiration of all the countries of the world. It is indeed on more than 300 kilometers than displays the Burgundian vineyard. Magic names occupy collective memory to beyond our borders: coast of Beaune, Chablis, Romanée-Conti, Puligny-Montrachet, Gevrey-Chambertin …

This region, punctuated with small villages, is a destination appreciated by the oenologists travellers or simply amateurs of chosen vineyards. Of great emotions wait for you on the road of prestigious wines. The landscapes wind between vineyards drawn very precisely and stony low walls. Often, the Burgundian castles, called Closed, open the door of their character house to let in you to the yard of a sublimated country.

Let us quote for example The Castle of Pommard and its 300.000 bottles covered with a dust satined along vaults sheltering one of the most beautiful stories of wine. History, tradition, tasting, it will doubtless be the moment to enjoy what the earth produces here of more admirable.

There are several manners to discover the burgundy wine. Except Grand Crus, him also a naming “villages” which restores all the extreme diversity of the Burgundian vineyard, through a wide pallet of grounds and climates.

Near vines, you will find in the Bourgogne, Sauvignon, Pinot noir, Aligoté and Chardonnay. But also an infinite range of aromas families which bear names so suggestive as balsamic, animal, woody, spices, floral … It is indeed a wine with which the excellence adorned to have no limits, so much spectre of flavors seems immense.

For a perfect tasting, slowly make turn the wine in your stemmed glass to perceive “tears” flowing on walls. According to their thickness, they will translate degree of present alcohol in wine.  And if time misses you to discover the burgundy wine through its region, push the door of your favourite wine merchant. At the level of the prices, it begins near $20 as seen on, never less. But for summits, know that Romanée-Conti can reach $55.000…

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