Beat the Burgundy Bubble: 11 Still-Affordable Wines

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Beat the Burgundy Bubble: 11 Still-Affordable Wines

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BURGUNDY IS A STUDY in contradictions. Collectors will pay thousands for a single bottle of the region’s best wine—which may well be a fake. Plutocrats will pay hundreds of millions for a winery on a tiny parcel of land. And Burgundy’s weather is perfect for growing Chardonnay and Pinot Noir…except when it’s not. A single hailstorm can cut a Burgundy harvest in half, and hailstorms happen with alarming frequency in this part of the world.

The power of the region’s “brand” has been building for thousands of years, since…

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