chassagne montrachet



What is it? Santenay is a village that is located very close to three big villages in Burgundy: Chassagne-Montrachet, Puligny-Montrachet and Saint-Aubin. It has a similar terroir to Chassagne-Montrachet, so santenay has a flavour profile that’s a bit like chassagne-montrachet’s little brother. How does it taste? You get this freshness, something slightly toasty and buttery, with […]

For alternatives to big Burgundy, look to these villages

Burgundy may be ruled by the big names, but there’s plenty of fun and value to be had from their neighbours, says Tristan Pommier of L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon Shanghai. When a guest tells me they like burgundy, I always try to get a bit more information about the style