Beaune, France Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Hospices de Beaune 2015: Bittersweet auction breaks recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Decanter Magazine

    Glowing reviews of the Burgundy 2015 vintage helped the annual Hospices de Beaune auction achieve a record a 11.35m over the weekend, but the atmosphere was tinged with sadness following the Paris terror attacks and both organisers and individuals pledged money to help victims. The Hospices de Beaune 2015 auction achieved yesterday achieved sales of a 11,347,609 , fees included, beating the previous record set last year by about 39%.


  2. Haut-Brion owner delays restaurant opening after Paris attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | Decanter Magazine

    The owner of ChA teaux Haut-Brion and La Mission Haut-Brion, Domaine Clarence Dillon, has put back the opening of its restaurant and fine wine shop for several days in central Paris following the terrorist attacks on the French capital. Le Clarence was due to open its doors on Saturday evening , but plans quickly changed following the Paris attacks that took place 24 hours earlier.


  3. Beaune, France's Hotel-Dieu cared for indigent patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 |

    Medieval medical care may have shortened life rather than extended it, but Beaune, France's Hotel-Dieu offered a beautiful and comfortable place to die. Without the knowledge and resources to cure most diseases, the nuns were lavish with physical comforts.


  4. Another reason to drink at Spago: Sommelier wins prestigious Prix Le MontrachetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Phillip Dunn, wine director of Spago Beverly Hills, has been awarded the top prize in the 2015 Prix Le Montrachet. Created by Hotel Le Montrachet in Puligny-Montrachet in 1988, the Prix Le Montrachet is an annual award given to a sommelier working in a restaurant outside France, in recognition of his or her white Burgundy wine list.


  5. Sipping Fuiss Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    In some circles, Pouilly-Fuiss wine - made from Chardonnay in France's Burgundy region - is considered the poor stepchild of the fancier white Burgundies, particularly those from the Cte de Beaune like Montrachet, Meursault and Corton Charlemagne. In part, that's because it's still recovering from the bad reputation it earned in the 1970s for being a lightweight proto-Pinot Grigio.


  6. Wine Guy: Enjoying taste of true BurgundyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | The Gazette

    Just as the word "Champagne" has come to refer to any sparkling wine, the word "Burgundy" has become synonymous with red wine. But both are specific geographic references and, in the wine world, terms that are regulated legally.


  7. Dozens of people die in bus crash in southern FranceRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Emergency workers raced to the scene of a horrific head-on collision between a bus packed with retirees and a truck near Bordeaux in southern France Friday, which killed dozens, the worst traffic accident in France in more than three decades, news reports said. At least 42 people died in the crash, after which the bus, carrying the elderly retirees on a day trip through French wine country, burst into flames.


  8. At least 43 killed in bus-truck collision in FranceRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | USA Today

    At least 43 killed in bus-truck collision in France It was the deadliest road accident of its kind in the country in over 30 years. Check out this story on Officials said France Forty-two mostly elderly people died when a bus and a truck collided head-on and caught fire near Bordeaux early on Friday, in France's worst road crash in decades.


  9. Child Found Among 43 Dead In French Bus CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | LBC 97.3

    At least 43 people, including a young child, have been killed after a bus and lorry burst into flames after a head-on crash in France. Most of the victims were French pensioners going on a day trip to walk in the wine producing region of Bearn.


  10. Deadly Bus Crash 43 dead after bus, truck collide on French highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Fox News

    The death toll from a truck-bus crash in southwestern France has risen to 43 after a child's body was found among the wreckage, regional authorities report. The child had had been travelling with the truck driver when the crash took place Friday morning.


  11. French bus crash kills 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Yahoo!

    French police report that the crash occurred near the town of Puisseguin about 7.30am, they believed that death toll was so unusually high because the bus caught fire. An official said scores of emergency workers were called to help - at least 60 firefighters were assisting at the scene.


  12. Dozens Of Elderly Tourists Killed In Fiery Bus Crash Near Bordeaux, FranceRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | Switched

    At least 42 people were killed after a bus and a truck collided in the south of France on Friday morning. The two vehicles crashed head-on near the town of Puisseguin, located about 35 miles from the city of Bordeaux, according to a statement released by the French government.


  13. A bus packed with elderly riders crashes into truck in southern...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | The Washington Post

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  14. At least 40 dead in southwest France bus-truck 'terrible accident'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | The Wave

    At least 40 people, mostly elderly tourists starting off on a day trip, were killed Friday when a bus and truck collided on a country road in wine country in southwest France, officials said. The cause and circumstances of the crash - near the village of Puisseguin, about 31 miles east of Bordeaux - were unclear.


  15. France mourns after dozens killed in bus and truck collision near BordeauxRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Bordeaux, France: Forty-two mostly elderly people died when a bus and a truck collided head-on and caught fire near Bordeaux early on Friday, officials said, in France's worst road crash in decades. Another five people were injured in the collision on a country road near Puisseguin in the Gironde region about 60 kilometres east of Bordeaux, an official from the local prefect's office said.


  16. France coach crash: At least 42 people dead in holiday bus horror smash with lorryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | The Daily Record

    Both vehicles burst into flames, and are believed to have been speeding, according to witnesses. About 60 firefighters are now on the scene.


  17. Thermoplastic Compounds provide chemical resistance.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | ThomasNet

    WINONA, MINNESOTA USA RTP Company, a leading global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics, will feature successful applications created from its portfolio of industry-leading engineered thermoplastic compounds at the upcoming Fakuma exhibition in Friedrichshafen, Germany. Representatives from RTP Company's facilities in Ladenburg, Germany and Beaune, France will be available at Fakuma Booth #A4-4221.


  18. Vintage pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | Financial Times

    In late July, when I left the torrid atmosphere of the wine town Beaune for the air-conditioned pleasures of the Bureau Interprofessionnel des Vins de Bourgogne, I was particularly grateful to members of my website. At their urging, I was there to stick my nose into 64 reds from the glorious 2005 vintage.


  19. France: On my way with CatherineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Jewish Chronicle

    I have recently returned from floating down the sun-caressed rivers of Burgundy and Provence in the warm embrace of France's favourite actress Catherine Deneuve. Tough, eh? All right, that's not exactly true.


  20. Keeper of the faith: Sylvain PitiotRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2015 | The Drinks Business

    In a heartfelt tribute marking his friend's retirement, Michael Edwards tells the story of Sylvain Pitiot, the serene and somewhat ecclesiastical winemaker who, after ten years, is calling an end to his time at the helm of Burgundy's Clos de Tart. Meeting up again with Sylvain Pitiot in Beaune's Place Carnot on a glorious morning this July, one's first memory of him comes back vividly.