Domaine Rijckaert – Les Vercherres 2016, Vieilles Vignes – Viré-Clessé

Domaine Rijckaert – Les Vercherres 2016, Vieilles Vignes – Viré-Clessé

The nose is aromatic and offers delicacy. The wine needs to be put in carafe. It reveals notes of quince, crushed brugnon and toasted notes associated with small notes of crushed mirabelle plum / physalis, touches of pear, quenette as well as discreet hints of citrus, spices and butter. The palate is juicy, fruity, well-balanced,…

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Stéphane Brocard – Vieilles Vignes 2016 – Viré-Clessé

Stéphane Brocard – Vieilles Vignes 2016 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity, well-balanced, finely gourmand and offers a fine elegance as well as a fine fleshiness. It reveals notes of fleshy peach, ripe pear and small notes of quince associated with touches of racy minerality, fresh zest and an imperceptible hint of flowers. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a good definition,…

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Domaine des Combelières 2015 – Viré-Clessé

Domaine des Combelières 2015 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is powerful, aromatic, racy and offers a fine concentration. It reveals notes of quince, Williams pear and crushed brugnon associated with hints of yellow peach skin, wood and spicy notes as well as a very discreet hint of nutmeg (in the background) and an imperceptible hint of pepper. The palate is fruity, well-balanced,…

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Cave de Viré – Cuvée Spéciale 2016 – Viré-Clessé

Cave de Viré – Cuvée Spéciale 2016 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity. It reveals notes of juicy lemon, apple and small notes of pineapple associated with a touch of peach as well as a hint of flowers and racy minerality. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a beautiful acid frame, a nice minerality, a fine unctuosity, fat, a nice freshness and a…

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Jean Rijckaert – Les Vercherres 2016 Vieilles Vignes – Viré-Clessé

Jean Rijckaert – Les Vercherres 2016 Vieilles Vignes – Viré-Clessé

The nose is aromatic, racy and finely powerful. It reveals notes of brioche / toasted notes, quince and small yellow fruits / mirabelle plums combined with hints of crushed Williams pear, almonds and a very discreet hint of beeswax. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, well-built and offers gourmandise, a good acidity, juiciness, a very fine…

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Jean Rijckaert – Rendez-Vous de Septembre 2016 – Viré-Clessé

Jean Rijckaert – Rendez-Vous de Septembre 2016 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity and offers juiciness. It reveals notes of juicy ripe lemon and slight notes of exotic fruit associated with touches of flowers and almonds. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers juiciness, a fine unctuosity, a certain depthness, dynamism, an acid frame and fat. On the palate this wine expresses notes of…

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Collovray & Terrier – Deux Roches – Tradition 2016 – Viré-Clessé

Collovray & Terrier – Deux Roches – Tradition 2016 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity and offers a fine intensity. It reveals notes of ripe lemon, quince and small notes of small yellow fruits associated with a touch of honey, apple, crushed peach and discreet hints of almond. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, finely gourmande and offers a nice mineral frame, a fine acidity, a fine…

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Cave de Lugny 2016 – Viré-Clessé

Cave de Lugny 2016 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is fruity and fresh. It reveals notes of crunchy peach, crunchy apple and small notes of lemon associated with a touch of white flowers / green apple skin, racy minerality and an imperceptible touch of zest. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a nice mineral frame, a very fine untuosity, a fine…

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Jean Rijckaert – L’Épinet 2016 – Viré-Clessé

Jean Rijckaert – L’Épinet 2016 – Viré-Clessé

The nose is relatively aromatic and offers a fine concentration. It reveals notes of brioche, ripe citrus and quince associated with hints of yellow fruit / mirabelle plum, fleshy Williams pear, beeswax and a touch of almond. The wine needs to be decanted. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, suave, soft and offers fat, tension, a…

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L. Tramier & Fils – Collection 2015 – Viré Clessé

L. Tramier & Fils – Collection 2015 – Viré Clessé

The nose is aromatic, gourmand and quite intense. It reveals notes of lemon zests, ripe peach and flowers associated with hints of ripe pink grapefruit as well as a subtle hint of Granny Smith. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, precise, gourmand, well-balanced and offers a slight acid frame, a slight suavity, a racy minerality as…

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