The 1990 Gevrey Les Cazetiers from Philippe Leclerc is a rustic and quite youthful wine. In the nose rustic red berry fruit with strong notes of tar and a earthy minerality. On the palate – muscular and intense – quite openly knit with with a almost Rhone like fruit. Not the most focused wine … but it’s big, burly and somehow quite charming in a strangely rustic way. A quite dramatic wine … with a label to match the content.
Tasting Notes for this producer
- Philippe Leclerc, Gevrey Chambertin Les Cazetiers 1990 November 8, 2013
- Philippe Leclerc, Gevrey-Chambertin Les Cazetiers 1978 October 3, 2012
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