Joseph Drouhin Griotte Chambertin 2013

Limited Stock
  • Type: Red
  • Producer: Joseph Drouhin
  • Varietal: Pinot Noir
  • Country: France
  • Region: Burgundy
  • Size: F - 750 ml
  • Bin: 100733
Special Price $599.95 Regular Price $649.95
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Joseph Drouhin Griotte Chambertin 2013 is available to buy in increments of 1

"Tasting Griotte-Chambertin is always cause for reflexion: the aromas are complex and subtle, with hints of cherry liqueur, preserved cherry, fine leather, nutmeg. When the wine matures, there are hints of truffle and venison. The flavors are also arresting in their own way and the tannins, although present, are never aggressive or coarse. Long and persistent on the palate, with a glorious aftertaste".
Winery Notes

94-96 pts The Wine Advocate

The 2013 Griotte-Chambertin was cropped on October 8, partial whole-cluster with a 23-day maceration, and will spend slightly longer in oak. It was a small harvest of only three barrels (18 hectoliters per hectare). This sample had not been racked. It has an exuberant, almost Bonnes-Mares-like bouquet with small black cherries, blueberry, truffle and attractive chalky scents. The palate is medium-bodied with a very sensual entry, the oak a little conspicuous at the moment, but that will be subsumed with time. Plush and luxuriant, try to resist this for several years after bottling. This is "killer juice" (not a technical term) from Drouhin.
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