Domaine de Montille
Etienne de Montille, the scion of the Volnay-based de Montille family believes that Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido is ripe for producing wines of potential international repute.
A recent Pinot Noir masterclass in Hong Kong revealed the potential for the grape to grow in lesser-known regions around the world, as advances in technology and global warming take hold.
Stem use and wooden vats proved controversial issues in a seminar on how to make the best Burgundy this week.
Hail damage has ensured that not a single drop of wine is to be produced from one of Beaune’s most important premier cru vineyards in 2013.