The ‘Côtes Collection’

Update 19.9.2014(16.9.2014)billn

Or how about a Cammuffle of Côtes (In the absence of other collective nouns…) Burgundian appellations are, occasionally, not always the easiest to follow; how about this for a selection of labels: Côte de Beaune, Côte de Beaune-Villages, Côte de Nuits-Villages and then there’s Bourgogne Hautes Côtes de Beaune, Bourgogne Hautes Côtes de Nuits and…

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There are 2 responses to “The ‘Côtes Collection’”

  1. Sportinlife18th September 2014 at 7:16 pmPermalink

    Whose wine is this? : 2012 Côte de Nuits Villages Vieilles-Vignes
    Deeper nose that’s more concentrated and shows very dark-red cherry fruit. The palate is also more concentrated – plenty of tannin but it’s grippy, rather than grainy. Very lovely, mouth-watering dark fruits. Yum!

    • billn19th September 2014 at 9:19 amPermalink

      Oops – sorry. That was de Bellene.
      You would have got to the right selection on winesearcher, if you’d clicked the little euro symbol next to the wine’s name.

  2. Tom Blach21st September 2014 at 9:28 pmPermalink

    .’..even decanting and waiting 2 hours doesn’t shit the reductive aroma and flavour.’

    • billn22nd September 2014 at 12:22 pmPermalink

      Ha – that deserves to stay uncorrected!

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