[Jane Anson] This year most vineyard workers are finding they are faced with a highly unusual early September.
[Jane Anson] Meet the Domaine Henri Bourgeois from the pretty village of Chavignol, Sancerre.
Built in the 19th century, Waddesdon still has its collection intact and is open to the public.
[Jane Anson] There can't be many people in the wine trade who haven't heard about Hedonism by now.
[Jane Anson] The vineyard market has become an area that requires 'increased vigilance' against money laundering.
[Jane Anson] Emmanuel Labergère has an unusually acute sense of what the vines need.
[Jane Anson] Extensive quarries built under Saint-Emilion is weakening the entire underground structure.
[Jane Anson] Chablis wines maintain a vivacity and spirit, a sense of reserve, direction and energy that can not be imitated anywhere else.
[Jane Anson] ‘Terroir is my passion, and the notion of reviving a forgotten treasure was irresistible.’
[Jane Anson] The problem with taxes, and specifically succession taxes, has long been an issue for French vineyards.