Burgundy Wines

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Burgundy Wine - History
... Archaeological evidence establishes viticulture in Burgundy as early as the second century AD, although the Celts may have been growing vines in the region already when the Romans conquered Gaul (in 51 ... The earliest recorded praise of Burgundy wine was written in 591 by Gregory of Tours, who compared it to the Roman wine Falernian ... Church have had an important influence on the history of Burgundy wine ...
Confrérie Des Chevaliers Du Tastevin
... des Chevaliers du Tastevin (translatable as Brotherhood of the Knights of the Wine-Tasting Cup) is an exclusive club of Burgundy wine enthusiasts ... hold in high regard and encourage the use of the products of Burgundy, particularly her great wines and her regional cuisine ... folklore," and "To encourage people from all over the world to visit Burgundy." The organization's activities are generally scheduled around elaborate ...

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