ADVENTURES IN BURGUNDY is the love-child of Russell's four year affair with the enchanting and iconic wine region of France. These images and many more were compiled in a stunning volume that is a ballad to the soul of Burgundy.  


Domaine du Chateau de Puligny-Montrachet; Puligny-Montrachet, France, 2007

Skiing with friends in the French Alps, I met renowned winemaker Etienne de Montille who said, “Why don’t you come to Burgundy, stay in my guest house and do a book on the harvest?”  I did -  and this was the view from my bedroom.   -LR


Eddy Pestre; Domaine Simon Bize, Savigny-les-Beaune, France, 2006

Every year the vines are cut back to just two shoots and everything else is burned up. -LR

Wine Route

The Wine Route-N74; Pommard, France, 2007

Saint Aubin, Burgundy

Saint Aubin; Burgundy, France, 2006


Sebastien Denis and Mickey; Domaine de la Romanee-Conti, Vosne-Romanee, France, 2005

Puligny-Montrachet, France

Camille Chesne and David Didon; Domaine du Chateau de Puligny-Montrachet, Puligny-Montrachet, France, 2005

That backpack weighs about 100 pounds.   -LR

Hameau de Blagney, France

Vineyard cleaning; Hameau de Blagny, France, 2006

Vougeot, France

Les Cadets de Bourgogne; Chateau du Clos de Vougeot, Vougeot, France, 2006

Bouzeron, France

Bernard Boullet; Domaine A & P de Villaine, Bouzeron, France, 2005

Chateau du Clos de Vougeot

Chateau du Clos de Vougeot; Vougeot, France, 2005

La Confrérie des Chevaliers

La Confrérie des Chevaliers du Tastevin

Chapitre des Trois Glorieuses; Chateau du Clos de Vougeot, Vougeot, France, 2006

Chapitre des Trois Glorieuses

Vincent Barbier, Lucien Ravier, Laurent Ponsot, Fanny Ardant,

Jérome Collardot, Patrick Gutrin, Benoit Goujon, Jean-Marie Ponsot

Chapitre des Trois Glorieuses; Chateau du Clos de Vougeot, Vougeot, France, 2006


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