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2018 Domaine Y. Clerget Volnay

Pinot Noir

  • France
  • Burgundy
  • Côte de Beaune
  • Volnay
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Community Tasting Notes 5

  • Bakerbd wrote: 88 points

    October 31, 2021 - Ripe black fruit, leaning new world

  • jvphoto Likes this wine: 90 points

    March 18, 2021 - A little heavier/denser that I was expecting but very enjoyable. Took a few minutes to blow off a little bit of the barnyard that dominated at opening. Black cherrys, 5 spice, blackberry, rhubarb. Pleasant clay tannins.

  • Jammy Wine wrote: 84 points

    December 13, 2019 - A blend of two parcels, one 65 year old and the other 45 year old. 35hl/ha. No new oak. Great concentration and density for a village Volnay. Densely packed bouquet of dark berries and fresh earthy note. Some dry extract with good phenolic ripeness. A village Volnay with substantial substance and depth. (84/100)

  • Nanda wrote:

    July 5, 2019 - Domaine Tasting at Y Clerget (Pommard): 2 parcels averaging 45 y/o vines. Full nose with overt ripe red fruit. Rich and ripe on the palate but with good underlying freshness. Plenty of stuffing, though a bit short now though I'd expect this to lengthen out with more time given how well this wine has showed in 2015/2016/2017. 88-90

  • Burgundy Al wrote:

    July 5, 2019 - Y. Clerget Cellar Visit and Tasting (Pommard): Barrel tasting at the domaine. From two parcels just below Champans, averaging 45 yo vines. Black and red cherry with good ripeness that dominates, making this a fun but slightly one-dimensional wine. This doesn't quite live up to how much I really enjoyed this wine from both 2015 and 2016, but I never tasted those from barrel, so judgment reserved.

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  • By Allen Meadows
    Apr-20, Issue #78 (link)

    (Domaine Y. Clerget Volnay Villages Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Vinous

  • By Neal Martin
    2018 Burgundy: Confounded Expectations (Jan 2020), 1/1/2020 (link)

    (Domaine Y. Clerget Volnay Village Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Jasper Morris Inside Burgundy

  • By Jasper Morris
    2018: The Vintage Report (Côte de Beaune), 10/1/2019 (link)

    (Volnay, Domaine Y Clerget, Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2018
  • Type Red
  • Producer Domaine Y. Clerget
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Burgundy
  • SubRegion Côte de Beaune
  • Appellation Volnay

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 66 (69%)
  • Consumed 29 (31%)

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