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Burgundy Drinkers Will Pay More as 2012 Production Drops

December 11, 2012

Despite losing as much as 40 percent of their grapes for the 2012 harvest, the vintners and merchants of Burgundy are smiling. In Burgundy, whose wines compose only about 3 percent of France's total production, the wineries sell just about every drop they make, even in abundant years, though that hasn't happened since 2009.