Burgundy's Triple Crown
2006 makes it three excellent vintages for whites in a row
The 2006 vintage marks the third outstanding year in succession for the Chardonnays of Burgundy. This is the good news for fans of these dry, complex white wines. The bad news from Burgundy, as from other prestigious French winegrowing districts, is that prices for the top wines are very high.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands August 14, 2008.