Vignettes from Burgundy - late 2013
21 Jan 2014 by Jancis Robinson
Noting that at least two UK merchants have announced they are organising a second showing of samples of 2012 burgundies, I wonder whether they are encountering a bit of price resistance to some of these wines? Some of the loudest grumbles I have heard have been about Grivot and Comte Liger-Belair price rises. Meanwhile I thought I would punctuate my two Burgundy overviews published  Burgundy 2012 - the prices  and next Saturday Burgundy 2012 - the wines with a collection of more specific observations from my time on the Côte d'Or last month. I couldn't help notice how very varied are the wine...

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