– My 2017 note: I mean, come on….one thousand monkeys would tell you that this is the wow wow real deal shtuff here. In its complete and complex sense of poise, complexity, mouth filling, spherically expansive and persistent mineral attack, plain class in a glass, and as good as it gets. Have I made myself clear? ;0 A little * star awarded here.
“(65+ year old vines near Solutré that face north east). An unrelentingly restrained nose is all but mute and requires determined swirling to slowly reveal ripe and fresh aromas of apricot, white peach and plenty of citrus influence. Like the Sur la Roche, the big-bodied flavors are dense, serious and powerful with excellent depth and persistence. This isn’t quite as dense but it’s even better balanced. (91-93)/2026+” Allan Meadows ———–> “particularly outstanding for their respective appellations and especially merit your attention”