Tag: Domaine de la Vougeraie

A moment with Domaine de la Vougeraie

Sylvie Poillot leads the team at Domaine de la Vougeraie, whose vineyards run the length of the Côte d’Or. She tells us what it takes to run such an intricate operation.   Domaine de la Vougeraie was established in 1999 by négociant Jean-Claude Boisset, bringing together three decades’ worth of vineyard acquisitions across the Côte d’Or. Today, the domaine extends over 42 hectares, with holdings in no less than nine […]

Gold standard

Pierre Vincent’s pedigree speaks for itself, the Domaine de la Vougeraie winemaker having scooped both the Red Winemaker of the Year award and a quartet of gold medals for his 2011 Corton-Charlemagne at last year’s International Wine Challenge. We caught up with him at last year’s en primeur tasting. My winemaking style is very soft.  My […]

Tasting highlights from a trip to Burgundy

Leaving the teeming metropolis of Hong Kong for the quiet alleys of Vosne Romanée on a sleepy Sunday afternoon is quite an experience. Along with five colleagues, Private Account Manager David Jones recently joined Jasper Morris MW for a two-and-a-half day tour of region to taste the wines and to meet the people who made […]