Result list for “du Breuil” (103 entries)

weekend (23) drinking…

By billn on June 13, 2016 #degustation

A modest, but tasty, selection: 2005 Joseph Voillot, Volnay 1er Brouillards This retains a deep and young-looking colour. The nose is big, but with some perfumed red fruit – looking good! Tasty, layered wine – no obvious tannin – there are 05s with more oomph, and 05s… Read More

week(end) 13 – the wines – lucky us…

By billn on April 05, 2016 #degustation

A weekend in the mountains – plus some clear ‘wine-joy.’ 2010 Francois Mikulski, Meursault 1er Charmes I’ve never yet had a problem, but I see reports of advanced bottles from François – which is a shame because I love both the man and his wines – but this… Read More

big buds, birthdays and sad losses…

By billn on March 30, 2016 #vintage 2016

Picture (crop) ex-Faiveley… Since last Easter Friday we have seen all aspects of ‘life’ in Burgundy: First, something to celebrate! Today was the 80th birthday of one of Volnay’s great characters – Regis Rossignol (right), who I visited in February; he’s still going strong, indeed, as far as… Read More

my weekend two, from the hill…

By billn on November 17, 2015 #degustation

2005 Dubreuil-Fontaine, Corton-Perrières Deeply coloured. The nose has depth and width; sinewy dark red fruit that plumbs deep bass notes. In the mouth there is muscle to match the sinew, but there are also layers of ripe, intense,… Read More

Jean Yves Devevey – Demigny

By billn on September 30, 2015 #br extra!#pages

Tasted in Demigny with Jean Yves Devevey, 22 July 2015. Domaine Jean Yves Devevey Rue de Breuil 71150 Demigny Tel: +33 3 85 49 91 11 Demigny is an old ‘village viticole’ and is home to Domaine Devevey. There are hardly any vines here… Read More

not chablis…

By billn on January 06, 2015 #degustation

Well, you didn’t think I’d turn up empty-handed did you? 2008 Dubreuil-Fontaine, Beaune 1er Montrevenots When very young there was a gorgeous and piercing note of fruit that had… Read More

Corton-Charlemagne 2012 – blind…

By billn on October 25, 2014 #br extra!#pages

Before delving into the detail, it’s worth saying ‘what a great set of wines’ this was. I used my normal nomenclature (Rebuy: no – maybe – yes) converted to 0-2 points, plus my favourite wine getting 3 points, but there was nothing here that I wouldn’t enjoy sharing… Read More

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