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2010 Domaine Fourrier Gevrey-Chambertin Aux Echezeaux Vieille Vigne
- Côte de Nuits
Community Tasting Notes 4
dcwino wrote: (91 points)
April 11, 2015 - Very ripe jammy red and black fruit driven nose, cherries, blackberries, sap, dark spices, tree bark, iron and earth. Very good concentration, dense jammy red fruit driven palate impression, strong presence of mineral and iron, good acidity and noticeable structure. For my palate, this seems very gevrey with iron, tree bark/cedar and dark spices. This is a dense jammy wine that needs at least five more years to come together and another five more to again sous bois and other tertiary notes.
ovenmitt wrote: (90 points)
January 21, 2014 - I agree with "short and confused" on all points..... Fantastic village wine. Fourrier does it again!
April 21, 2013 - Floated a trial balloon on this to compare with other recent '10 Fourrier villages. Underwhelming at this stage -- best word to describe it is "muted". Serviceable, though somewhat sappy-sweet fruit. Never pops (day 2 included) on either the nose or palate. Bottle didn't seem off in any way, so its a bit of a head-scratcher. No reason to open again any time soon; try again 2015+.
short and confused wrote: (93 points)
April 14, 2013 - My heavens. I would not have identified this as a village wine blind. Color: Good bright full red. Nose: High pitched red cherries, flowers and spice with lower pitched notes of smoke and earth. Palate: Tangy tiny berry densely packed red fruit. Brisk, pure, elegant- an almost explosive silkiness. No stems here- just beautiful pure pinot fruit. Of note, there is what I can only describe as a hint of bubblegum- but good bubblegum, very good bubblegum. This is why I spend money on Burgundy. 3 bottles left. Should I let them lie in the cellar when it is this good right now?
Pro Reviews 5
By Antonio Galloni
The 2010 Red Burgundies (Feb 2012) (link)
(Jean-marie Fourrier Gevrey-chambertin Aux Echezeaux Red) Subscribe to see review text.
By Allen Meadows
January 2012, Issue #45 (link)
(Domaine Fourrier Gevrey-Chambertin "Aux Echézeaux" Villages Red) Subscribe to see review text.
By Stephen Tanzer
January/February 2012, IWC Issue #160 (link)
(Domaine Jean Marie Fourrier Gevrey-Chambertin aux Echezeaux) Subscribe to see review text.
By Jancis Robinson, MW
(Dom Fourrier, Aux Échezeaux Vieille Vigne Gevrey-Chambertin Red) Subscribe to see review text.
View From the Cellar
By John Gilman
Nov/Dec 2011, Issue #36, The 2010 Burgundy Vintage: Low Yields Deliver Profound Elegance
(Gevrey-Chambertin “Aux Echézeaux”- Domaine Fourrier) Subscribe to see review text.
- Vintage 2010
- Type Red
- Producer Domaine Fourrier
- Varietal Pinot Noir
- Designation Vieille Vigne
- Vineyard Aux Echezeaux
- Country France
- Region Burgundy
- SubRegion Côte de Nuits
- Appellation Gevrey-Chambertin
- Pending Delivery 41 (10%)
- In Cellars 332 (79%)
- Consumed 48 (11%)
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