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An excellent year for whites, while the reds fall into two camps: charming and approachable, or serious, concentrated wines for aging
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Though parts of the Côte de Nuits faced hail damage and fruit flies, many of its appellations, such as Nuits-St.-George, produced top-quality 2014 reds.
Bruce Sanderson
Posted: May 31, 2016


The 2014 vintage in Burgundy appears to be one of those rare breeds in the region—a year in which both the reds and whites are potentially excellent. Wine Spectator senior editor Bruce Sanderson reports from his early tastings of the young, not-yet-finished Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays and shares some top recommendations from the Côte de Nuits, Côte de Beaune and Chablis.

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