2008 La Pousse d'Or Santenay 1er Cru Clos Tavannes

Pinot Noir

  • France
  • Burgundy
  • Côte de Beaune
  • Santenay 1er Cru
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Community Tasting Notes 12

  • christyler wrote:

    November 22, 2018 - Didn’t love this as much as my first time. Felt a little flabby and foursquare.

  • Sheila62 Likes this wine:

    October 18, 2018 - Drinking great now, and many years to go. Really great lush fruit held in check with great acidity. Really enjoyed this tonight with dinner.

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  • AACollection wrote:

    April 19, 2018 - Great bottle, and no rush to drink. Black cherry, baking spice, a hint of earthy leather on the nose. On the palate, great acidity, more black cherry, a hint of nettle and coffee, and a soft tannic finish. Very good right now.

  • bevetroppo Likes this wine: 90 points

    September 27, 2017 - Unexpectedly delightful, not because of the producer or the provenance, but the vintage, of which I had somewhat low expectations. Attractive cherry color, very pretty and immediately fragrant nose of light red berry fruit, cocoa, and emergent sous bois. Delicate and lacy on the palate, really elegant in its expression if not particularly deep or rich: it's working what it's got! The finish might be a bit short, but the tannins are soft and well integrated. I'm most impressed by the prettiness of the wine and its graceful expression. Buy the producer, not the vintage. A welcome prod to scoop up some underpriced '08's.

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  • SteveVermeer Likes this wine: 89 points

    May 26, 2016 - Good balance for the vintage, medium weight fruit with good acidity.

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    March/April 2011, IWC Issue #155 (link)

    (Domaine de la Pousse D'Or Santenay Clos Tavannes) Subscribe to see review text.


  • By Allen Meadows
    April 2010, Issue #38 (link)

    (Domaine Pousse d'Or Santenay "Clos des Tavannes" 1er 1er Cru Red) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Julia Harding, MW
    1/11/2010 (link)

    (Dom de la Pousse d'Or, Clos de Tavannes Premier Cru Santenay Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2008
  • Type Red
  • Producer La Pousse d'Or
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Clos Tavannes
  • Country France
  • Region Burgundy
  • SubRegion Côte de Beaune
  • Appellation Santenay 1er Cru

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 51 (41%)
  • Consumed 74 (59%)

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