FEW French wine regions are as protective of their heritage and reputation as Burgundy, so officials should have expected the storm of protests over a plan to expel the acclaimed dry whites of...

BURGUNDY is glorious. Everybody knows it. And that is a problem.

WE can talk about the aromas and flavours of a wine, possible food pairings, history and culture, personalities or glassware. But from where I sit, it often seems as if people have one overriding...