This domaine was founded in 1930 by Julien Missery. The first Chezeaux to accede to the ownership was Bernard in 1971. His son Jérôme took over in 1993 on the death of his father. The estate is situated in Prémeaux-Prissey: one of those twin villages in the Nuits hinterland where no one seems to stop. They run 12 hectares of vineyard, some of which came as a dowry from Jérôme's wife Pierette's family. The vineyards are worked by "lutte raisonné" i.e. litterally "the reasoned struggle", which means that chemical treatments are only used when absolutely necessary.
Case of 6 Bottles
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duty paid price: £210.47
This is more backward than the Vosne; darker, with delicious-smelling slightly chocolaty dark plum fruit. There's a bramble note too. It goes in the mouth plush and rich and quickly reveals its bold, tacky and really quite assertive tannins. This is a really long wine, with big, spiced grip at the back. Bowes Wine original note
"Excellent dark-cherry fruit with a touch of bramble. The fuller, riper side of Pinot, with firm structure that is typical for the Nuits-St-Georges prototype." Richard Hemming MW
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