J&B's 2020 burgundies

Ghislaine Barthod photographed by Jon Wyand

Justerini & Brooks' 30th anniversary tasting was a little smaller than usual. But at least it took place! Ghislaine Barthod, producer of impeccable, long-lived Chambolles, pictured above by Jon Wyand. See this guide to all our coverage of the 2020 burgundies.

The Burgundy Week tasting that felt most COVID-secure was Justerini & Brooks’. It was held, as usual, in the massive, airy Great Hall of One Great George Street. I see from the specifications of this popular venue that it’s as big as two full-size tennis courts with a ceiling more than 13 m (43 ft) high. But this...