Wines and Vineyards of Burgundy (hardback)
Written by Camillo Favaro, our Burgundy obsessed, fine wine maker from Piemonte, this is an ideal gift for anyone who is Burgundy obsessed, and equally delightful for someone who would just like a friendly guide to Burgundy, possibly make the most of a holiday opportunity.
This is a truly knowledgable, informed book, contains beautiful photography by Maurizio Gijvovich and is a pleasure to read, it even includes personal tips from the vignerons themselves.
200 domaines visited and described.
800 wines reviewed.
Camillo has access behind doors that most of us could only dream of! Co-written with Giampaolo Gravina, after their years of experience in Burgundy, Camillo and Giampaolo renew their journey through the vineyards where the concept of terroir was born, visiting emerging vignerons and cult wineries of legendary status.
This new edition of the book - first published in 2012- includes integrated and extended chapters that guide us through the maze of Burgundy wines.
The 2018 edition divides Burgundy into 13 sections throughout the whole of Burgundy:
2. From Marsannay to Gevrey-Chambertin
3. From Morey-Saint-Denis to Chambolle-Musigny
4. From Vougeot to Vosne-Romanée
6. The Hautes Côtes
7. Between Corton and Beaune
8. Pommard, Volnay and Surroundings
10. From Saint-Aubin to Puligny-Montrachet
11. From Chassagne-Montrachet to Maranges
12. Côte Chalonnaise
From Vincent Dauvissat to Thomas Pico, from Lalou Bize-Leroy to Emmanuel Giboulot, from Domaine de La Romanée-Conti to Benjamin Leroux, from Emmanuel Rouget to Cécile Tremblay, from Arnaud Ente to Jean-Marc. From emerging vignerons to cult wineries of legendary status, it is all in this book.