The other Hospices – an opportunity?

Hospices de Nuits

Bid for burgundy and support the Hospices de Nuits, seen above. See also this guide to our coverage of 2021 burgundies.

The Vente aux Hospices is known around the world as the glamorous charity auction each November where the recently harvested vintage is put to a faith test that sets out what the vintage is worth. The Hospices de Beaune – with its sombre, high-gothic Salle des Pôvres and its greatest treasure, a magnificent Roger van der Weyden triptych figure – features on anyone’s visit to the region. The Hospices de Nuits less so.

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