An end-of-harvest French fete with a heart in Singapore

THE end of the harvest season is as good a cause for celebration as any in Burgundy. In fact, Mersault (a quaint little town in the region) is known to take it so seriously that its annual celebrations have become world renowned. La Paulee de Mersault typically spans three days - known as Les Trois Glorieuses - of drinking and feasting among Burgundian winegrowers and their guests.

Bighearted wine lovers here can soon take part in the merrymaking, too, when the French fete manifests as the Paulee...

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