Merchant Picks By Region

Merchant's Pick by region: Burgundy

  1. Rare & Limited!
    January 08, 2019

    The Big Picture:

    The village of Ladoix sits immediately below the Grand Cru vineyards of Corton, arguably the most exclusive of all white Burgundies.

    A minute or two walk down the steep slopes of Corton and you seamlessly enter the encapsulating village of Ladoix, where...

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  2. Burgundy's Finest!
    December 28, 2018

    Why is the 2012 Leroy Bourgogne Blanc our #4 wine?

    You will not believe the depth and vibrancy of this Chardonnay until you taste it.

    It boasts balance, grace and grip - an elusive combination that is rare to find in one wine.

    Green apple, lemon custard and Comice pear...

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  3. Despite Hail & Rail, A Remarkable Puligny!
    December 12, 2018

    Rare & Limited!

    The odds were against the vintage. Yields were down and frost was up in 2016, but that didn't stop Burgundy from producing another critically acclaimed vintage - especially for whites.

    The fruit that remained on the vines pushed up the quality and concentrated...

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  4. The Finest Chablis In Burgundy!
    November 30, 2018

    This is the finest village Chablis in Burgundy!

    From summer to winter, Chablis is a chameleon. You can dress it up with a rich piece of fish, like grilled salmon, or dress it down with a salad.

    There is always a Christian Moreau Chablis chilled in my refrigerator - literally...

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  5. You Don't See This Quality At This Price, Ever!
    November 07, 2018

    Oh, the dilemma of a stunning vintage like 2015.

    To drink or hold?

    Well, you can do both with the 2015 Domaine Arnoux Savigny-les-Beaune "Les Pimentiers," a gorgeous single vineyard red Burgundy.

    Fresh, vibrant and well structured, we love this wine for its value,...

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