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Near-Perfect Harvist Promises Exceptional Vintage for Burgundy

Per-Henrik Mansson
Issue: December 15, 2002

Burgundy may have produced a golden vintage in 2002, with Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays delivering the sort of exceptional quality that occurs only a few times each century in this finicky region. "We have extraordinary luck," said Henri Jayer, a grower in Vosne-Romanée, who believes 2002 could be one of the best vintages since he began his winemaking career 63 years ago.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 15, 2002.

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