2014 Burgundy Preview

An excellent year for whites, while the reds fall into two camps: charming and approachable, or serious, concentrated wines for aging
2014 Burgundy Preview
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. (Thinkstock)
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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