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2012 Burgundy Preview: Ripe Pinot Noirs and Dense Chardonnays, in Limited Quantities

Tasting notes for more than 150 red and white Burgundies from the 2012 vintage
Bruce Sanderson
Posted: May 20, 2014


Wine Spectator senior editor Bruce Sanderson visited Burgundy to taste the 2012 vintage of Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays. The 2012 red Burgundies are ripe and fruity, while the whites are dense, but yields were down across the region. Here are his tasting notes for more than 150 of the top Burgundies of the vintage.


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