grappl’in with savigny blanc

15.9.2016billn

dsc01039

Earlier this year I compared the 2011 and 2012 of this villages white: The 11 was open, soft and simply very, very tasty. The 12 was a little more angular and phenolic – impressive but not yet really tasty – things can change quickly, though.

Here we are at the end of our summer and virtually all the angles of this wine have now been carefully chamfered. It’s very tasty now, with a trailing, sweetly acid-led flavour. Actually, it’s delicious…

Leave a Reply to tick4dCancel reply

There are 2 responses to “grappl’in with savigny blanc”

  1. winemaker0115th September 2016 at 8:52 amPermalinkReply

    Sounds like what I need now but I have to settle for my 2016 Savvy out of tank pre-bottling quality control, also scrumptious and that is a genuine comment by someone who rarely likes savvy

    • billn15th September 2016 at 11:11 amPermalinkReply

      I’m guessing that your savvy and ‘my’ savigny to be quite different beasts 🙂

  2. tick4d15th September 2016 at 12:24 pmPermalinkReply

    That Le Grappin is made by an Australian chap who buys his grapes isn’t it?

Burgundy Report

Translate »
Processing...
Thank you!Your subscription has been confirmed.You'll hear from us soon.
Join the Burgundy Report mailing list:
ErrorHere

You are using an outdated browser. Please update your browser to view this website correctly: https://browsehappy.com/;