The Chambolle Les Cras 1996 is showing beautifully. The bouquet is complex with sous-bois, dried berries and a bit of tar. On the palate very harmonious with a lovely balance and a vivid acidity. A very refined and elegant Chambolle .. will no doubt … [Read more...] about Domaine Georges Roumier, Chambolle Les Cras 1996
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The Olivier Guyot, Clos de Vougeot is showing fine form, medium weight with a fine mid-palate fruit. The nose is slightly restrained but still offer some perfumed notes - rather classic. On the palate lovely fruit - rather typical for the 2017 … [Read more...] about Olivier Guyot, Clos Vougeot 2017
The Olivier Guyot, Gevrey-Chambertin Les Champeaux 2017 is showing ample fruit and a fine mineral note. A bit old school but the balance is fine, as is the fine mid-palate fruit. It's medium weight offering a delicious details in the rather charming … [Read more...] about Olivier Guyot, Gevrey-Chambertin Les Champeaux 2017
The Olivier Guyot Marsannay "Les Favières" is showing lovely lively fruit - joie de vivre even... or simply just drinking well. It's a bit old school .. but the fruit is vivacious and rather elegant with a nice sweet note .. a lovely wine in my … [Read more...] about Olivier Guyot, Marsannay “Les Favières” 2017
The Olivier Guyot Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2017 is rather classic offering cool fruit and it's pure and transparent. Perhaps lacking a bit sparkle and liveliness to light my fire so to speak. Perhaps a bit to high on the yields .. who knows. (Drink … [Read more...] about Olivier Guyot, Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2017
The Glantenay Bourgogne Pinot Noir "Maison Dieu" 2017 is a delightful wine, offering what I want to find in a 2017. It's fresh, vivid and lively with plenty of fruit and a quite impressive intensity for this level. A lovely Bourgogne in my view - … [Read more...] about Domaine Glantenay, Bourgogne Pinot Noir 2017
The Vosne-Romanée Aux Brûlées 2015 from Bruno Clavelier is a brilliant wine and one of the best I have tasted from this estate. The nose is bursting with layers of fruit - mainly red berries - hence avoiding the slightly dense character of the 2015 … [Read more...] about Domaine Bruno Clavelier, Vosne-Romanée Aux Brûlées 2015
The Pernand-Vergelesses les Combottes is more open and accessible than the rather tight Auxey-Duresses Clos du Moulin aux Moines. The bouquet is offering lovely yellow fruit, hints of hazelnuts and a lovey citrus infused minerality. On the palate … [Read more...] about Clos du Moulin au Moines, Pernand-Vergelesses Les Combottes 2014