“A place where many small family wineries are barely getting by due to the confines of their local appellation laws and the less than ideal weather conditions, produces some of the best wines in the world. Burgundy, like New York City, is the sort of place that pushes humans beyond their limits.”
New York State of Wine
That is why I was very intrigued to watch Rudi Goldman’s film, Burgundy: People with a Passion for Wine. I was wondering if it captured that complicated relationship that comes with a love affair with Burgundy. And certainly, through intimate interviews with not only many of the wine producers, but also those who are involved in other professions that relate to wine, it did.