*ALL PRICES IN BOND* 5 Star Wine and 94 - 97 points from Jasper Morris, MW, Inside Burgundy
*ALL PRICES IN BOND* 5 Star Wine and 93 - 95 points, Jasper Morris MW, Inside Burgundy
This is a fabulous opportunity to secure the last remaining few cases of the Hospices de Beaune Santenots 2019. With burgundy prices rising it is an absolute steal.
93+/100 William Kelley, Wine Advocate: The 2017 Volnay 1er Cru Clos des Chênes delivers a lovely bouquet of sweet red berries, orange rind, rose hips and peonies. Medium to full-bodied, deep and mineral, it's concentrated and beautifully structurally refined, its sappy core of fruit framed by powdery tannins.
90-94/100 Jasper Morris MW, Inside Burgundy: "Mid purple and the nose certainly is floral, then astonishingly graceful in the mouth. This sensational floral perfume continues long after the wine leaves the mouth. Not weighty, but so much style. How great will this cuvee be when the vines mature! "
92-94/100 William Kelley, Wine Advocate: From a parcel located at the northern extreme of Les Rugiens Haut where there's very little soil, the 2017 Pommard 1er Cru Les Rugiens unfurls in the glass with a complex bouquet of sweet red-black fruits, orange rind, dark chocolate and potpourri.
91/100 William Kelley, Wine Advocate: "Bursting with aromas of sweet red berries, cherries, dried flowers and raw cocoa, the 2017 Volnay Village is medium to full-bodied, supple and enveloping, its succulent core of fruit framed by exquisitely refined tannins and lively acids.
90/100 William Kelley, Wine Advocate: "Exhibiting aromas of sweet red berries, peonies, forest floor and blood orange, Bouley's 2017 Pommard Village is medium to full-bodied, lively and precise, with a perfumed core of fruit, powdery tannins and a chalky finish.
Domaine Louis Jadot bought Château des Jacques in 1996. Situated in Moulin à Vent, one of the finest appellations of the Beaujolais, the jewel in this domain’s crown is a 9-hectare clos of Chardonnay, Clos de Loyse.
Thomas Bouley's 2019 is absolutely delicious. Full of fruit, this stylish Aligoté is pure silk. This has to be one of the star value wines for this summer.
BOURGOGNE " Aligoté "
Average age of the vine : 14 years old.