Domaine Jean Grivot Nuits-Saint-Georges "Les Charmois" 2016

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Domaine Jean Grivot Nuits-Saint-Georges "Les Charmois" 2016
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SKU 183

750ml

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Winery Notes:

Domaine Jean Grivot is among the great names in Burgundian wine. Étienne Grivot and his wife Marielle took over from Étienne’s father Jean Grivot in 1987. The vineyards are densely planted and farmed organically “sans certification” while the aim in the cellar is for balance and clear expression of terroir.

The wine shows aromas and flavors of red berries, herbs, and purple flowers. The palate is rich with ripe fruit and medium weight with bright acidity and fine tannins. Aging in up to 20% new Burgundian pièce brings notes of vanilla, toast, and baking spices.

Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region France, Burgundy, Nuits-Saint-Georges
Brand Domaine Jean Grivot
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Wine SpectatorCherry, plum, iron, tobacco and toast notes are the hallmarks of this polished, yet solid red. The tannins emerge as this builds to a long, resonant finish. All the elements are in the right proportions. Best from 2022 through 2038. 98 cases made.

Bruce Sanderson, 2019