List Page Learn About Content Graphic

Burgundy Wine France

Learn about Burgundy wine, common tasting notes, where the region is and more ...

undefined, null

Dive into the holiday season with great value wines from Bourgogne! If you don’t know the term, Bourgogne is the locals’ preferred word for Burgundy to highlight its winemaking heritage and culture. This prestigious wine region is home to lesser-known yet expressive Village appellations, such as Mercurey and Saint Bris. Whether it’s a dinner with friends, a family gathering, or a gift for the wine buff in your life, Bourgogne is perfect for any end-of-the-year occasion. Shop Bourgogne wines today!


A legendary wine region setting the benchmark for Pinot Noir and Chardonnay worldwide, Burgundy is a perennial favorite of many wine lovers. While the concept of ‘terroir’ reigns supreme here—soil type, elevation and angle of each slope—this is a region firmly rooted in tradition. Because of the Napoleonic Code requiring equal distribution of property and land among all heirs, vineyard ownership in Burgundy is extremely fragmented, with some growers responsible for just one or two rows of vines. This system has led to the predominance of the "negociant"—a merchant who purchases fruit from many different growers to vinify and bottle together.

Burgundy’s cool, continental climate and Jurassic limestone soils are perfect for the production of elegant, savory and mineral-driven Chardonnay and Pinot Noir with plenty of acidity. Vintage variation is of particular importance here, as weather conditions can be variable and unpredictable. In some years spring frost and hail must be overcome.

The Côte d’Or, a long and narrow escarpment, forms the heart of the region, split into the Côte de Nuits to the north and the Côte de Beaune to the south. The former is home to many of the world’s finest Pinot Noir wines, while Chardonnay plays a much more prominent role in the latter, though outstanding red and white are produced throughout. Other key appellations include the Côte Chalonnaise, home to great value Pinot Noir and sparkling Crémant de Bourgogne. The Mâconnais produces soft and round, value-driven Chardonnay while Chablis, the northernmost region of Burgundy, is a paradise for any lover of bright, acid-driven and often age-worthy versions of the grape.

Filter by
3 Items
3 Items
Gift Type
Occasion
Variety
Burgundy
Rating & Price
Rating All
Price All
Reviewed By
Fine Wine
2018
3 Items
  • Domaine Drouhin Vaudon Chablis Reserve de Vaudon 2018  Front Label
    Domaine Drouhin Vaudon Chablis Reserve de Vaudon 2018
    Chardonnay from Chablis, Burgundy, France
    • JS90
    4.0 9 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $42.99
    Try the
    42 99
    42 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Maison Roche de Bellene Bourgogne Chardonnay Vieilles Vignes 2018  Front Label
    Maison Roche de Bellene Bourgogne Chardonnay Vieilles Vignes 2018
    Chardonnay from Burgundy, France
      0.0 0 Ratings
      Regular price
      Currently Unavailable $22.99
      Try the
      22 99
      22 99
      Save $0.00 (0%)
    • Maison Roche de Bellene Bellenos Cuvee Terroir 2018  Front Label
      Maison Roche de Bellene Bellenos Cuvee Terroir 2018
      Other Red Blends from Burgundy, France
        0.0 0 Ratings
        Regular price
        Currently Unavailable $19.99
        Try the
        19 99
        19 99
        Save $0.00 (0%)
      Sorry, we couldn't find any matches.

      Internet Explorer is no longer supported.
      Please use a different browser like Edge, Chrome or Firefox to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

      It's easy to make the switch.
      Enjoy better browsing and increased security.

      Yes, Update Now

      Search for ""

      Processing Your Order...