Result list for “Roi Chambertin” (424 entries)

gevrey-chambertin 1er clos des varoilles 2006

By billn on July 06, 2009 #degustation

Just a ‘test’ to see how my 2006s are holding. My original note for this wine (below) is from October last year, so here is an 8/9 months-on update: The wine needs at least 30 minutes to resemble the previous bottle, but slowly those lovely violet aromas come through. In… Read More

gevrey-chambertin 1er clos des varoilles 2006

By billn on October 09, 2008 #degustation

2006 des Varoilles, Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Clos des Varoilles A slight update to the label for this vintage. Only just a little more than medium colour. Wide, quite high-toned floral, violet aromatics, underneath a more cherry-type fruit. The palate is soft, slightly fat and shows good… Read More

2005 gevrey-chambertin 1er clos des varoilles

By billn on April 24, 2008 #degustation

2005 des Varoilles, Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Clos des Varoilles Medium-plus colour. The nose starts with a wild brambly black fruit – slowly goes deeper with faint caramel. Wide and intense – again with dark-hued fruit. Reasonably well-packaged tannin and very good length though the tannin resurfaces… Read More

Extreme Gevrey-Chambertin…

By billn on December 10, 2020 #travels in burgundy 2020

Lunchtime walking – taking advantage of the fading mist and nice sunshine. It will take you half an hour – maybe a little longer if you keep taking photos, like me! From the foot of the Clos St.Jacques, you can follow a prepared walk (La Bossière) complete with… 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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