Community Tasting Notes (4) Avg Score: 89.7 points

  • Gevry-Chambertin should be a minefield, a village wine with a sneaky name that sounds like Premier Cru. I was lucky this was chosen for me by a good merchant.

    Everything you'd hope for in a young Pinot at this level. Beautiful. Clean clear varietal without being cosmetic. Plenty of frisky acid (in spite of some fears for 2009) balanced against a nice seam of lively fruit sweetness (a touch of sherbet) in a dry savoury food friendly wine.

    Over dinner the wine changed to become deeper, softer, slightly cafe-latte approachable. Interesting.

    I'm not sure how long this would age. I expect 10 years.

    Cork. 13%. The label says "Les Jeaunes Rois" (the young kings). I'm not sure if this refers to a different blend, or a vineyard.

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

  • excellent burgundy with depth and elegance and long on the finish served with a London broil on Father's day - everyone liked it and clamored for more bottles of this most savory pinot noir, vinified in a way that only a burgundy will do....

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

  • Nice earthy nose typical of the appellation. Smooth and fine palate, with little tannins. Nose is attractive (if it's your thing) and persistent but fruit is lacking.

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

  • Vibrant, puchy nose that comprises of a little coal smoke, plenty of ripe berry and cherry and some meaty notes. It is rich and creamy in the mouth with powerful, chewy fruit that is tinged with savoury nuance. There’s good grip to the finish and length is admirable for its level.

    Do you find this review helpful? Yes - No / Comment

What Do You Think? Add a Tasting Note

Professional reviews have copyrights and you can view them here for your personal use only as private content. To view pro reviews you must either subscribe to a pre-integrated publication or manually enter reviews below. Learn more.

Add a Pro Review Add Your Own Reviews:
 

Report a problem with the information on this page.

$Where to Buy
powered by wine-searcher.com
×