Result list for “des Varoilles” (60 entries)

04 clos des varoilles

By billn on February 25, 2007 #degustation

2004 Domaine des Varoilles, Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Clos des Varoilles Medium, medium-plus cherry-red. The nose hovers close to fantastic – beautiful red berry fruit edged with cream – but from time to time there’s a rather powder and indistinct edge, the wine could never quite make up… Read More

domaine des varoilles, 2003 la romanée

By billn on December 21, 2006 #degustation

There are a number of La Romanées, and all have a good reputation. This one hides it’s light under a bushel as it’s a monopole of a relatively little-known producer – but take it from me, the quality is right up there with that of many better-known producers. Read More

gevrey 2007 clos des variolles…

By billn on July 28, 2011 #degustation

I was a little torn by my lack of a recommendation – the bottle was warm on the shelf and could have been there for 12 months or more. Or was it just the winemaking…(?) 2007 des Varoilles, Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Clos des Varoilles… Read More

2021 Red Burgundy Part 2 – Côtes de Beaune & Nuits

By billn on January 16, 2023

2021 Red Burgundy Part 1: The Côte de Beaune – November 2022 2021 Red Burgundy Part 2: The Côte de Nuits – December 2022 (Here) 2021 Red Burgundy Part 3: Beaujolais – February 2023 29 March 2021 – 28°C – One week before the frost and snow arrived… What about… Read More

something for the weekend…

By billn on December 14, 2020 #degustation

This weekend’s… A strong couple of wines for this weekend’s successful re-run of the Hospices de Beaune 2020 wine-auction – only 1 month late – the auction that is, not these two wines! Some thoughts on the auction tomorrow when I’ve had the chance to peruse the… Read More

AOC Gevrey-Chambertin

By billn on June 14, 2020

AOC Gevrey-Chambertin
Map Category Communal appellation since 11/09/1936 with most recent updates to premier crus 16/03/1963. In 1943 it was established that wines from the Gevrey grand crus that did not fulfil the requirements for that label could take the label of Gevrey-Chambertin Premier Cru. Read More

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