Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: March 31, 2001

Top Burgundy Winemaker Leaves Family Domaine

Per-Henrik Mansson
Issue: March 31, 2001


March 31st, 2001 Top Burgundy Winemaker Leaves Family Domaine Patrice Rion breaks with brothers, founds own estate Following disagreements with his brothers, Patrice Rion, the longtime winemaker at Domaine Daniel Rion et Fils in Burgundy's Cote de Nuits, has decided to split from the family estate that he helped make famous with Pinot Noirs of outstanding quality.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 31, 2001.


To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!


Already a member?


Job Opportunity

WineSpectator.com seeks an assistant editor in its New York City office to help develop content for its website, e-mail newsletters, social media platforms and apps. Candidates should have one to three years of journalism experience in a digital environment and be able to handle daily deadlines. Get more details.


WineRatings+ app: Download now for 300,000+ ratings.