Jean Chauvenet's son-in-law Christophe Drag now runs this domaine of almost 10 hectares, all of which lie within the commune of Nuits St Georges. It makes for quite a tasting, a visit here, since Christophe vinifies seven premiers crus vineyards, as well as a number of village/lieu dit cuvées. In a controlled environment like this, the differences of terroir character in each vineyard are transparent.
Case of 6 Bottles
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duty paid price: £232.07
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"This is really quite pretty and notably more elegant than its '11 equivalent with better aromatic depth to the broad-ranging nose of ripe red currant, plum, violets and warm earth that is trimmed in a discreet touch of wood. There is lovely verve to the unusually refined flavors as the mouth feel is really quite sophisticated for a Nuits villages, all wrapped in a firm but not hard or unduly rustic finish. This is approachable enough to be enjoyed young yet firm enough to suggest that this would benefit from 5 to 7 years of cellar time." Burghound
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