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Chassagne-Montrachet Morgeot Rouge, Jean Marc Pillot

Chassagne-Montrachet Morgeot Rouge, Jean Marc Pillot

Ben Giliberti evaluates this 2005 red Burgundy from the up-and-coming domain of Jean Marc Pillot. Although Chassagne-Montrachet is better known for white wines, it's reds can be complex and extremely interesting. The Morgeot premier cru produces some of the best red wines of the appellation.  More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:32
Clos Vougeot Musigni, Gros Frere et Soeur

Clos Vougeot Musigni, Gros Frere et Soeur

Ben Giliberti loves this powerful and age-worthy 2005 Clos Vougeot. Gros Frere is among the most conscientious Clos Vougeot producers and owns one of the best parcels of vineyard land, just beneath the slope of the legendary grand cru Musigny.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:15
Domaine Des Croix

Domaine Des Croix

David Croix has already achieved impressive status in Burgundy. at Camille Giroud. Now he's establishing his own label of elegant, youthful wines. Paul Grieco taste the Premier Cru offering from Domaine des Croix, and poses the question, "stemmed or destemmed?"   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:59
Morey St Denis Aux Charmes, Amiot Pere et Fils

Morey St Denis Aux Charmes, Amiot Pere et Fils

Ben Giliberti tastes this well structured 2005 red Burgundy from the commune of Morey Saint-Denis, which sits between Gevrey-Chambertin and Chambolle-Musigny. Just over the border from Gevrey-Chambertin, it offers a similarly powerful style in this award winning vintage.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:59
Beaune Clos de la Mousse, Bouchard

Beaune Clos de la Mousse, Bouchard

Ben Giliberti tastes this ready to drink 2005 red Burgundy. Although Beaune is best known for its white wines, this lighter style red from Bouchard Pere et Fils is quite appealing in 2005.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:32
Corton-Renardes, Prince de Merode

Corton-Renardes, Prince de Merode

Ben Giliberti tastes this fabulous 2005 red Burgundy from the prestigious Prince de Merode. Corton is the only gran cru that produces both red and white Burgundies and although this wine is delicious now, it will continue to improve for a decade or more.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:31
Chambolle-Musigny, Hudelot-Noellat

Chambolle-Musigny, Hudelot-Noellat

Ben Giliberti tastes this elegant 2005 red Burgundy from Chambolle-Musigny. Along with Volnay, Chambolle-Musigny produces the most fragrant wines of Burgundy, and this wine offers notes of violets and sweet fruit on the nose.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 3:27
Daniel Johnnes

Daniel Johnnes

Paul Grieco talks with Daniel Johnnes, big-time sommelier turned small-time wine producer. Find out what made Johnnes fall in love with Burgundy, and what's so important about finding a wine with a 'Sense of grape, sense of place, and sense of man.'  More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 6:17
Volnay-Caillerets, Pousse d'Or

Volnay-Caillerets, Pousse d'Or

Ben Giliberti tastes an outstanding 2005 red Burgundy from the highly regarded Domaine Pousse d'Or. Along with Chambolle-Musigny, Volnay produces the most intensely fragrant wines of Burgundy. This Volnay-Caillerets has a remarkable bouquet of spring flowers, violets, and cherry- strawberry fruit.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:09
Vosne-Romanee, Hudelot-Noellat

Vosne-Romanee, Hudelot-Noellat

Ben Giliberti reviews this classy 2005 red Burgundy from Hudelot-Noellat. Many consider Vosne-Romanee to be the single best commune of Burgundy, offering a balance of power and subtlety allied with silky fruit.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:16
Nuits-St Georges, Henri Gouges

Nuits-St Georges, Henri Gouges

Ben Giliberti tastes two 2005 Nuits St Georges from legendary Burgundy producer Henri Gouges. Les Chenes-Carteaux and Clos des Porrets are built for the long haul, and these two premier cru will be at their best in 10 to 15 years.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 4:08
Allen Meadows, Burghound

Allen Meadows, Burghound

Wine Taste TV's Bonnie Graves talks with Allen Meadows at this year's World of Pinot Noir event. Find out how he developed his unrivaled passion for Pinot Noir and became one of the world's foremost authorities on Burgundy.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 4:08
Burgundy vs. California Competition

Burgundy vs. California Competition

France may be the undisputed king of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, but will the tasting panel favor the upstart California wines? See the excitement and silliness of the French Wine Society's 'France vs. the Rest of the World' tasting at the D.C International Wine Festival.  More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 3:39
Jacques Bavard: 2005 Bourgogne Chardonnay

Jacques Bavard: 2005 Bourgogne Chardonnay

Jacques Bavard shares his 2005 Bourgogne with Rick Pitcher and WineTasteTV. A restauranteur turned winemaker, his first bottling provides a rich expression of chardonnay in an "easy" and nearly perfect vintage.  More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:46
Pommard Clos de la Platiere, Prince de Merode

Pommard Clos de la Platiere, Prince de Merode

Ben Giliberti tastes this 2005 red Burgundy from the prestigious domain of Prince de Merode and finds it remarkably ready to drink now. With forward fruit, the reds of Pommard are among the most popular Burgundies and this complex, superbly defined wine will improve in the cellar over the next five to seven years.   More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 3:06
Gevrey Chambertin, Robert Groffier 2005

Gevrey Chambertin, Robert Groffier 2005

Ben Giliberti tastes a 2005 red Burgundy from the commune of Gevrey-Chambertin. Some of the grandest wines of this commune are among the longest-lived red wines of Burgundy and require lots of aging to show their best. But this village level Gevrey-Chambertin has lots of bright cherry fruit and is deliciously ready to drink now.  More »

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Wine Regions: Burgundy 2:26