Domaine de Montille

de Montille: Hokkaido ‘a really exciting’ region for wine

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.

Entire vintage destroyed from Burgundy clos

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.

Burgundy seminar part 2: Berries or bunches?

Stem use and wooden vats proved controversial issues in a seminar on how to make the best Burgundy this week.

Pinot Noir has ‘international appeal’

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.

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