This is a real rarity, from a few tiny morsels of 1er cru vineyards that adjoin the town itself, aptly named le Village. My note: “Wow. Soooo pretty, delicate, pale. Holy cow this is gorgeous…..” Marc-Olivier tells me that it is always the palest and delicate of the 1er crus, and now I can very much see it for myself……a little * awarded here.
” (from a .14 ha holding). Ultra-fresh and again, distinctly cool aromas include those cherry, strawberry and spiced tea. There is excellent delineation to the borderline painfully intense middleweight flavors that also conclude in a compact, moderately firm and youthfully austere finale. As is typically the case, this is on the lighter side yet packs very good flavor authority. (89-92)/2027+ ” Allen Meadows