Domaine Michel – Quintaine 2019 – Viré-Clessé

Domaine Michel – Quintaine 2019 – Viré-Clessé

The nose reveals a nice freshness, crispness and some tension. There are notes of fresh, crunchy pear, crushed peach and slightly fresh apricot combined with hints of peach blossom, fresh oak and a subtle almost toasted quality and chestnut butter. The palate is fruity and reveals minerality, juiciness, a mineral backbone, suavity, a fine unctuousness,…

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Domaine Michel – Tradition 2020 – Viré-Clessé

Domaine Michel – Tradition 2020 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fresh, fruity, racy, and pungent. There are notes of fresh quince, fresh zest and, to a lesser extent, mesocarp, combined with hints of fresh almond, crunchy berries and discreet hints of kumquat in the background. The palate is fruity, precise, structured and racy, revealing juiciness, acidity, good definition, gourmandize, suavity, a slight…

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Trenel 2021 – Viré-Clessé

Trenel 2021 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity, racy and offers a certain power and fine complexity. There are notes of green apple, verbena and small notes of quenette, combined with hints of peach blossom, crunchy peach and fine spices. The palate is fruity and reveals juiciness, acidity, good definition, smoothness, some freshness and a fine, precise tension. On…

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Domaine Michel – Vieilles Vignes « Sur le Chêne » 2019 – Viré-Clessé

Domaine Michel – Vieilles Vignes « Sur le Chêne » 2019 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fresh, fruity and offers crispness, some intensity and a fine power/depth. There are notes of quince, juicy physalis and some apple, combined with nuances of medlar, racy minerality and hints of nutmeg and a discreet touch of lemon peel. The palate is fruity and reveals freshness, minerality, a fine suavity, some fat,…

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Deux Roches, Collovray Terrier – Tradition 2017 – Viré-Clessé

Deux Roches, Collovray Terrier – Tradition 2017 – Viré-Clessé

The nose offers a fine power, a very fine concentration as well as freshness. It reveals notes of yellow fruits and small notes of fresh citrus, zests associated with fine hints of hay and discreet hints of spices. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a good definition, juiciness, roundness, fat as well as a…

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Domaine Le Virolys – Quintaine 2017 – Viré-Clessé

Domaine Le Virolys – Quintaine 2017 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity, fresh and offers minerality, a very fine richness and a fine deepness. It reveals notes of quince, fleshy nectarine and small notes of lychee associated with very fine hints of flowers, pear, flint as well as imperceptible hints of almond flowers and spices. The palate is fruity, fresh, mineral, well-built, well-defined…

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Domaine Le Virolys 2018 – Viré-Clessé

Domaine Le Virolys 2018 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity, beautifully mineral, fresh and offers power. It reveals notes of fresh zests (kumquat, lemon, mandarine) and small notes of quince associated with fine touches of pear and very discreet hints of fresh lemon flowers. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers an acidulous/juicy frame, suavity, grain as well as a certain…

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Sophie Cinier 2017 – Viré-Clessé

Sophie Cinier 2017 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity, racy and offers a small gourmandize. It reveals notes of kumquat, lemon and small notes of zests associated with very fine touches of crunchy white fruits and flint. The palate is fruity, elegant, fine and offers an aerial side, fatness/roundness, a fine grain as well as tension. On the palate this…

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Domaine Le Virolys 2016 – Viré-Clessé

Domaine Le Virolys 2016 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is elegant and offers a fine power as well as gourmandize. It reveals notes of beeswax, quince and small notes of small yellow fruits associated with a touch of lemon, apple as well as fine hints of toasted oak and butter. The palate is fruity, juicy, well-balanced and offers freshness, a fine fat,…

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Sophie Cinier 2016 – Viré-Clessé

Sophie Cinier 2016 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is mineral, racy and offers a very fine power. It reveals notes of zests ripe/juicy lemon and small notes of green peach associated with a hint of green apple as well as very fine hints of pink lychee/quenette, flint and very discreet hints of honeysuckle. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a…

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