The Gevrey Chambertin Aux Combottes 2013 from Rossignol-Trapet is a quite delicate effort. The bouquet offer pure red and dark berry fruit – slightly closed perhaps – but offering a lovely display of minerality. On the palate somewhat on the lighter side for a Aux Combottes – but pure and filigree with a nice fruit on the midpalate. I sense improvement at Rossignol-Trapet – and the intensity is good in this wine – and I really like the display of terroir. A bit polished and introvert currently – would love to see it unfold and offer a more espressive fruit.
Tasting Notes for this producer
- Domaine Rossignol-Trapet, Gevrey Chambertin Aux Combottes 2013 October 13, 2017
- Domaine Rossignol-Trapet, Chambertin 2009 July 4, 2013
- WineHog rating system – more than points Tasting and rating wine is not exact science … and therefore I prefer to use a scale that reflects that wine is a living organism and that a wine can taste like 94 points one day … and 93 the next day … depending on the moon, the glass, temperature and or my mood! I ...