Domaine du Philippe le Hardi – Les Champs Martin 2019 – Mercurey, 1er Cru

Domaine du Philippe le Hardi – Les Champs Martin 2019 – Mercurey, 1er Cru

The nose is spicy and offers some power. The wine benefices from being decanted. It reveals notes of fresh cloves, nutmeg, and more slightly – notes of crushed strawberry associated with fine touches of blueberry as well as a subtle hint of fresh pepper and lily. A nice fresh, juicy, nicely tangy mouth that offers…

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Château d’Etroyes – Le Clos l’Evêque 2020 – Mercurey 1er Cru

Château d’Etroyes – Le Clos l’Evêque 2020 – Mercurey 1er Cru

The nose is fruity and offers a certain intensity and power as well as a fleshy fruit. It reveals notes of violet plum, fresh blueberry, and more slightly –  notes of fresh wild strawberry associated with touches of violet/fresh iris as well as slight hints of star anise and a discreet hint of almost caramelisation….

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Château d’Etroyes – La Sente aux grives 2019 – Mercurey 1er Cru

Château d’Etroyes – La Sente aux grives 2019 – Mercurey 1er Cru

Pretty gourmand nose, intense, fine, precise and offers a tight side. It reveals notes of creamy blackberry, clove, and more slightly notes of bright morello cherry associated with slight touches of vanilla. The palate is fruity and offers juiciness, brightness, and energy as well as a nice acidity/pulp of the fruit. On the palate, this…

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Domaine du Château Philippe le Hardi – Les Doués 2020 – Mercurey

Domaine du Château Philippe le Hardi – Les Doués 2020 – Mercurey

The nose is fruity and offers a slight concentration/density, a certain deepness as well as a finely tight grain. It reveals notes of pulpy cherry, plum, and more slightly – clove associated with slight touches of bright red fruits as well as a slight hint of violet and mocha. The palate is nicely mineral and…

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Maison Chanzy – Clos du Roy 2020 – Mercurey Premier Cru

Maison Chanzy – Clos du Roy 2020 – Mercurey Premier Cru

The nose is fruity, and pulpy and offers a certain mastered richness as well as elegance. It reveals notes of fleshy/juicy cherry, fleshy/juicy raspberry and slight notes of pulpy wild blackberry associated with touches of violet as well as slight hints of Bourbon vanilla, lilac, nutmeg, and a discreet hint of toast. The palate is…

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Maison Chanzy – Clos Voyens 2020, Mercurey Premier Cru

Maison Chanzy – Clos Voyens 2020, Mercurey Premier Cru

The nose is toasted and offers a slight density, a velvety side as well as some gourmandize. It reveals notes of toasted bread, crushed boysenberry, nutmeg, and more slightly notes of crushed red fruits as well as a hint of pepper and liquorice. The palate is fruity and offers juiciness, minerality, a tangy structure, good…

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Maison Chanzy – Le Bois Cassien 2020, Monopole – Mercurey

Maison Chanzy – Le Bois Cassien 2020, Monopole – Mercurey

The nose is racy and offers some power. It reveals notes of fresh leather, cherry, and more slightly – hints of fresh spices associated with slight touches of pulpy plum as well as slight hints of tea. The palate is fruity and offers juiciness, a mineral frame, freshness, tension, a discreet tightness as well as…

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Maison Chanzy – Les Bussières 2020 – Mercurey

Maison Chanzy – Les Bussières 2020 – Mercurey

The nose is mineral. It reveals notes of ripe/fresh black fruits, crushed red fruits, and slight hints of lily associated with slight touches of boysenberry, rose as well as a discreet hint of spice. The palate is fruity and offers juiciness, minerality, slight fatness as well as tension. On the palate, this wine expresses notes…

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Domaine Mia – Clos La Marche 2019, Monopole – Mercurey

Domaine Mia – Clos La Marche 2019, Monopole – Mercurey

Beautiful fruity nose, gourmand and offering a small pulpiness. It reveals notes of blueberry, Quetsche plum and small notes of bright red currants associated with a touch of crushed fresh, star anise, cornflowers as well as an imperceptible hint of laurel berries. The palate is beautifully juicy, fresh, mineral, elegant and offers fleshiness, pulpiness, gourmandize,…

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Domaine Mia – Les Vasées 2019 – Mercurey 1er Cru

Domaine Mia – Les Vasées 2019 – Mercurey 1er Cru

The nose is fruity and offers a small power / concentration. It reveals notes of boysenberry, strawberry and small notes of bright cherry associated with small touches of violet, acidulous red fruits candy as well as a subtle hint of vanilla, racy minerality and an imperceptible hint of of spices. The palate is fruity and…

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