Learn About F. & L. Pillot
As is quite common in Burgundy and small businesses everywhere, sons often succeed their fathers and make every effort to improve the family enterprise. Laurent Pillot took over for his father when only in his mid twenties, transforming the family from grape growers to estate-bottling domaine in one vintage. Ambitious, energetic, hard-working, determined, gregarious, and yet...
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Learn About Burgundy
The region of Burgundy is the fairytale land of vines. There are stories of kings, conquerors and commoners recounting the seductive effects of a Burgundian wine. Even now, many wine aficionados and lovers will pinpoint their most memorable wine moment at that first taste of an aged Burgundy. Much of this can be related to the terroir of Burgundy. Centuries of winemaking have...
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Learn About Chardonnay
White Wine's Queen Bee
Sauvignon, Chardonnay can grow just about anywhere. It adapts well to different
soils and different climates. While frequently paired with
its native home lies in the vineyards of Burgundy,
France. The only major white grape of the region, Chardonnay is at its best on the rolling...
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