From a massive 1.30 hectare parcel in the heart of les Charmes, principally from older 60-70 year old vines with marginally less topsoil than les Plantes, on zee motherock. This is somewhat of a flagship for the estate, and a great one at that. Classic les Charmes is always both rich, broad, yet remarkably lithe with that mineral underpinning animating it all with driving depth. This is Classic Complete Charmes, and got a little star in the June session. In the September issue of Bourgogne Aujourd’Hui (a very popular French magazine) featuring the 2014 vintage, this was chosen as the single best red wine of the vintage, from anyone…….!!!!
2014 Amiot Servelle Chambolle Musigny 1er Charmes