Daily Wine Information: 2016 Montrachet

Image lbl_montrachet-drc-300x199.gifAccording to Jane Anson in Decanter, a shortage of grapes has prompted six prominent Burgundy wineries — Domaine de la Romanée-Conti (DRC), Domaine des Comtes Lafon, Domaine Leflaive, Domaine Guy Amiot et Fils, Domaine Lamy-Pillot and Domaine Fleurot — to say they will jointly produce a Montrachet Grand Cru white wine from the 2016 vintage. In the New York Times Magazine, Lindsey Tramuta profiles a handful of producers considered to be part of “the next generation of French winemakers.” In the World of Fine Wine, sommeliers share their opinions on the best Champagnes to celebrate with. The Napa Valley Register offers a…