Domaine Roulot is one of my favorite producers of white Burgundy and it was therefore a treat to taste - almost - the full range of 2013s with Jean-Marc Roulot in Meursault on my March trip to Burgundy. Photo: Jean-Marc Roulot … [Read more...] about Visit Domaine Roulot, Tasting of the 2013 vintage
The fourth day on my trip to Burgundy included three tastings .. Benjamin Leroux, Chantereves and Domaine Poisot. Here are some initial impressions .. tasting notes will follow. Benjamin Leroux - a fine selection of 2013s Benjamin Leroux is one of … [Read more...] about Burgundy Day Four … from Leroux to Poisot via Rheingau!
The third day on my trip to Burgundy included four tastings .. Philippe Pacalet, Domaine des Croix, Maison Camille Giroud and lastly Domaine Berthaut in Fixin. A large selection of wines were tasted ... approaching my maximum limit for … [Read more...] about Burgundy Day 3 …. a taste of 2014 and more 2013s
During my March tip to Burgundy including the Trilogie en Côte de Nuits tasting at Chateau Clos de Vouget I had the opportunity to taste a large selection of 2013s - both reds and whites. And based on this I have revised my view on the 2013 vintage … [Read more...] about Vintage Report – Burgundy 2013 vintage – update March 2015
Day 2 of my Burgundy trip included visits at Domaine Roulot in Meursault and Domaine Marc Roy in Gevrey Chambertin. Photo: Alexandrine Roy of Domaine Marc Roy One could say .. from one end of Burgundy to the other .. bad logistic planning … [Read more...] about Impressions from Domaine Roulot and Domaine Marc Roy
Trilogie en Côte de Nuits is held every second year, and 2015 edition held at Chateau Clos de Vougeot was bigger than the previous events held in Vosne-Romanee. It's always a very interesting tasting, as it gives a unique opportunity to taste a … [Read more...] about Trilogie en Côte de Nuits 2015
The 1861 classification from Comite d’Agriculture de Beaune1 is a very detailed document, including very precise informations about the classification of the different climates in Burgundy. While Lavalle1 offer some details about the split … [Read more...] about Chambolle Musigny – the 1861 classification
dateOne rarely see plots, sections or vineyards promoted to Grand Cru in Burgundy - the classification is very stable although some changes have been seen over the years. La Grande Rue was promoted to Grand Cru in 1992 and Clos des Lambrays was … [Read more...] about Chevalier-Montrachet Les Demoiselles and the 1861 classification