Domaine Tortochot Chambolle Musigny 1er Cru 2018
Burgundy wine Les Sentiers
Allen Meadows : 92 points
Jancis Robinson 16,5/20
Your Cellarman : 91 points
Red wine 2018
- Area : Bourgogne
- Name : Chambolle-Musigny
- Grape variety : Pinot Noir
- Structure : Complex, Dense, Rich, Thick
- Families of flavor : Earth, Fresh fruits, Licorice, Spices
- Conservation : A boire jusqu'en 2030 et plus
- Temperature of service : 15-16°
- Mets/wines agreements : Canard aux pêches de vigne, Carré d'agneau aux herbes, Faisan rôti à la périgourdine
- Capacity : Bottle (0,75 L)
Description of the Domaine Tortochot
Noticeable if not flattening reduction detracts mildly from the cool red berry fruit and mineral aromas though I would suggest decanting this for 30 minutes first should you decide to open one young. The equally cool mineral-infused flavors are serious and moderately structured on the balanced and firm finish. Lovely.
Another recent recuperation, 400 bottles, from Georges Lignier.
Pale to mid cherry red. Very seductive on the nose. A little solid and pedestrian on the palate. Red sucky sweet?
A ripe, fresh and attractively spicy nose reflects a variety of both red and dark pinot fruit nuances
A pretty bouquet of raspberries, dried flowers and a classy framing of new oak introduces the 2017 Chambolle-Musigny Village, a medium-bodied, succulent and open-knit
An ultra-spicy and markedly floral nose combines notes of red cherry, wild currant and earth with those of soft game and underbrush nuances. The polished, sophisticated and intense middle weight
Discreet but not invisible wood influence easily allows the overtly spicy and floral-inflected red currant and dark pinot fruit aromas to shine. The succulent and slightly denser larger-scaled flavors