Result list for “Jean-Marc Pillot” (30 entries)

2007 Whites…

By billn on April 04, 2017 #br extra!#pages

Before the arrival of the 2014 vintage, 2007 was my gold-standard, my reference point for what whites could deliver – but not at all levels! The issue with 2007 was the with the lower appellation wines – many were too acidic – very drinkable and fresh on release, but they… Read More

big weekend, week 9 2017

By billn on March 05, 2017 #degustation

All the wines were tasted blind and then the label shown before the next wine. The last white and the reds with dinner – a nice salad, blanquette de veaux, pears in burgundy wine, cheese… 2014 Céline et Frédéric Gueguen, Côteaux Bourguignone Sacy A super saline, faintly… Read More

Pierre-Yves Colin-Morey – 2014

By billn on November 29, 2015 #br extra!#pages

Tasted in Chassagne-Montrachet, 04 November 2015, with Pierre-Yves Colin-Morey. SARL Pierre-Yves Colin-Morey Chemin du Puits Merdreaux ZA Le Haut des Champs 21190 Chassagne-Montrachet Tel: +33 3 80 21 90 10 Of-course, in the end I was late. I’d noted the attachment to the email for my… Read More

a few weekend wines…

By billn on April 21, 2015 #degustation

What a really great set of wines this weekend – and really, I just can’t choose a favourite – sorry! The 1990 Penley Estate was big, powerful and really on form. The 2009 Jean-Marc Pillot was weighty and flavour-packed but with plenty of cut and freshness – actually a… Read More

oof- what a dinner…

By billn on February 17, 2014 #degustation

Homemade boeuf-bourguignone was on the menu along with a brilliant lineup of wines from me and others – not a bad collection for just four of us! I didn’t make notes during the evening, but did look again at the bottles that remained next day – all still full… Read More

The others tasted…

By billn on December 18, 2012 #pages

No slurping or spitting! This is a compendium of wines that were mainly drunk with food, friends and family, between October 2012 and mid-December 2012 – so as you can imgine, not a massive list as it’s only a few weeks since the last report. I would have liked… Read More

blind wine birthdays…

By billn on December 20, 2016 #degustation

I’ve been quite occupied with report writing for the last couple of weeks – but December’s is coming on well – so I’m taking a break to type something that’s over 2 weeks-old. The 50th birthday of a friend, held in Beaune. Plenty of wine, all served blind –… Read More

The big round-up

By billn on April 29, 2012 #pages

Here’s a compendium of wines, mainly tasted with producers at the end of March 2012 – almost 200 wines – the bulk are culled from tastings put on for the Grands Jours de Bourgogne which happens every two years. I’ll start with a selection of wines from Beaune, followed by… Read More

Burgundy Report

Translate »

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