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Gems from the vine: Pommard village in France's prestigious Burgundy vineyards region. Clos Vougeot Grand Cru 1993, Domaine Meo-Camuzet; Musigny Grand Cru 1990, Domaine Comte Georges de Vogue; and (above) Domaine Leflaive's Chevalier Montrachet Grand Cru 2002 embody the characteristics of the region. - PHOTOS: AFP, NK YONG

Imbibing the culture of Burgundy

Fine Burgundian wines almost always display a refined quality with nuances that showcase the region's character, writes NK YONG
Jan 17, 2014 6:00 AM

I HAD three great Burgundies last night at dinner - my hostess was a very dear friend who shares my love of wine, hence the wines. While absorbed in the study and enjoyment of the complexities and beauty of those wines, the words of Roger Scruton, resident scholar, American Enterprise Institute