Jacques Tissot – 2018 Trousseau – Arbois

Jacques Tissot – 2018 Trousseau – Arbois

The nose is fruity, racy and offers a certain concentration, length as well as a fine solar side. There are notes of wild red berries, wild strawberries and, more slightly, violets, combined with hints of blackcurrant, small wild plum, as well as fine hints of mulberry leaf and a very discreet touch of green pepper….

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Domaine Rolet – Blanc – Crémant du Jura, Brut

Domaine Rolet – Blanc – Crémant du Jura, Brut

The nose is fresh, crisp and offers some richness. There are notes of crisp green apple, fresh/crisp vine peach and more lightly fresh lemon combined with a touch of fresh lychee, mesocarp and fine quince. The palate is fruity with a juicy and solid acidic structure, good definition and a certain gourmandize. The effervescence has…

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Caveau des Byards 2014 – Côtes du Jura, Vin Jaune

Caveau des Byards 2014 – Côtes du Jura, Vin Jaune

The nose is fruity and offers a small concentration, freshness as well as a fine stretched side. It reveals notes of zest, mesocarps and more slightly of fresh / juicy walnuts associated with fine touches of medicinal herbs, white flowers as well as a subtle hint of lemon seed. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, framed…

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Domaine Rolet – 2012 Arbois

Domaine Rolet – 2012 Arbois

The nose is fruity with a certain power, a small concentration with notes of mirabelle plum, quince, saffron, associated with touches of concentrated small yellow fruits as well as fine hints of almost toasted bread. We also have cumin and a discreet hint of verbena and pepper. Complexity. The palate is fresh, juicy and offers…

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Domaine Rolet – Tradition 1988 – Côtes du Jura

Domaine Rolet – Tradition 1988 – Côtes du Jura

The nose is fruity and offers small notes of mushroom, notes of quince, dried yellow berries and more slightly dried apple zest associated with small touches of pepper as well as a small “fermentation” side. There is a subtle hint of saffron and an imperceptible hint of vanilla and cumin. The palate is fruity with…

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Michel Tissot & Fils – 2012 Château-Chalon

Michel Tissot & Fils – 2012 Château-Chalon

The nose is spicy with power and a certain concentration. There is a fine dusty side. There are notes of quince, physalis and more slightly of dried yuzu associated with touches of aromatic / medicinal herbs as well as hints of verbena, lime blossom as well as fine almost menthol hints, fresh licorice and of…

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Domaine Maire & Fils – 2013 Château-Chalon

Domaine Maire & Fils – 2013 Château-Chalon

The nose is fruity, with richness and a certain power. There is a little intensity and a tight side. There are notes of dried mandarin zest and kumquat and more slightly physalis associated with fine touches of dried apricot, rancio as well as discreet hints of cedar, dried almond and a subtle hint of pepper…

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Chevassu-Fassenet 2013 – Château-Chalon

Chevassu-Fassenet 2013 – Château-Chalon

The wine would benefit from being decanted. There are notes of ripe Williams pear, fresh quince and slightly spices combined with hints of toasty, fermentation as well as hints of toasted hazelnuts and pepper. There is a subtle hint of fresh licorice. The palate is fresh with juice. It has a tangy frame with a…

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Domaine Grand 2014 – Château-Chalon

Domaine Grand 2014 – Château-Chalon

The nose is elegant, with a certain intensity, minerality, framed with power and control. There are notes of quince, zest and more slightly orange associated with small touches of apple, star fruit as well as fine hints of fresh physalis and medicinal herbs / flowers. There is a discreet hint of fresh verbena and racy…

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Domaine Jean Luc Mouillard 2014 – Château-Chalon

Domaine Jean Luc Mouillard 2014 – Château-Chalon

The nose is elegant, racy, harmonious with a small spherical side as well as delicacy. It reveals notes of crushed yellow peach, juicy quince and then slightly tangerine associated with small touches of lychee, verbena as well as a subtle hazelnut and bergamot. We have small yellow flowers with a discreet hint of a small…

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