I've put together a few tips and suggestions for anyone who is thinking about visiting this beautiful wine region.
A stonethrow away from Michel Lafarge in Volnay, you'll find the Voillot family. Flying under the radar, with prices relatively low.
During my visit to Beaune this summer, Joseph Voillot was my first visit. It was funny because I emailed them thinking I would probably get the same response as I'd been getting from all other producers saying: "we are closed, we do not take visits", etc etc. However, he replied that we were welcome to... Continue Reading →
It's not as easy to get visits with winemakers in Beaune as it is in Barolo, but I was lucky enough to get us in at Michel Lafarge. Personally I do not have a lot of experience with the wines, but I follow the family and winery on social media and know a little about... Continue Reading →
I have arrived in Bourgogne and I spent the first half of today in Volnay. It started with a winery visit with Joseph Voillot. Legendry. He spoke no english and my french is about as good as my mandarin, but we made it through and tasted some very good wines. Lunch was incredible. We ended... Continue Reading →