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2019 Gevrey Chambertin, Georges Lignier

2019 Gevrey Chambertin, Georges Lignier

Ref: LIGN190
Red  |  Still  |  14% ABV

This estate dates from the start of the 20th century when Georges Lignier inherited some vines from his father. It remains a family enterprise to this day. Benoit Stehly - the nephew of Georges's grandson - now runs the estate, which covers 16 hectares that includes 50 parcels of vines in 17 different communes. 

Case of 6 Bottles
price shown is under bond
£186.00
duty paid price: £239.27
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Wine Details
Wine Details
ProducerProducer: Georges Lignier
AppellationAppellation: Gevrey Chambertin
Old or New WorldOld/New World: Old World
CountryCountry: France
RegionRegion: Burgundy
ColourColour: Red
StyleStyle: Still
ABV% ABV: 14%
Drink DatesDrink Dates: 2024-2032
MaturityMaturity: Not Yet Ready
SweetnessSweetness: 1
Grape VarietyGrape Variety: Pinot Noir
Tasting Notes
Tasting Notes

Fruit is black and blue, highly spiced and properly Gevrey-sauvage. Aromas are rich, rather less pronounced than in the Chambolle, but dense, brooding and smoky. There’s a welcome note of violet within. More control on entry, but dense yet. Nutty note to the blue and darker fruit and this is loaded with structure. Tannin assertive, acidity really present and very juicy. A long thing that will take longer to come ‘round than the Gevrey. It’s ripe, but properly Gevrey and very long and direct. Super. Bowes Wine original note

"Quite peppery and spicy over pure and quite dark fruit. Archetypical Gevrey until you taste it, then there's an unexpected juicy red-fruit character which really lifts this wine. Firm, dry tannins need more time than some village wines in this vintage.Julia Harding MW

Sweetness Explained
Sweetness Explained

Sweetness

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Location Explained
Location Explained

Location

AVAILABLE: Currently lying in our storage at London City Bond Dinton Woods 
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Pricing Information
Pricing Information

Pricing

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