First wine from Domaine Tortochot for me – the Gevrey-Chambertin Les Corvees 2013 – a wine produced in the area below the village. The nose offer red and dark fruits with a hint of oak, a floral element and a earthy mineral element. On the palate well structured, good mid-palate fruit with notes of dark cherries, blueberries and boysenberries. A rather classic Gevrey village in the making – with a good balance – offering good value. Need a bit of time to unfold the palate.
Tasting Notes for this producer
- Domaine Tortochot, Gevrey-Chambertin Champeaux 2013 August 12, 2016
- Domaine Tortochot, Gevrey-Chambertin Lavaux St. Jacques 2013 August 7, 2016
- Domaine Tortochot, Gevrey-Chambertin Les Corvees 2013 August 6, 2016
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