What is it? Fixin is in the northern part of Cote de Nuits, close to a very famous village called Gevrey-Chambertin. In France, people had a very bad idea about Fixin. They thought it was very rustic and rich. But more and more producers are getting the balance between keeping the identity of the village […]

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