50 year-old vines in Les Ormes and Chalandins, neighbouring vineyards in the middle of the village. Gorgeous rich nose, and this has Christophe's trademark finesse of tannin - but there's a lovely tension here despite the mellifluousness. Red fruit and a touch of spice. Drinking range: 2023 - 2032L&S (Oct 2020)
75cl bottles (case of 6)
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(from Les Ormes and Les Chalandins on the Vosne side). Here the nose is mildly reduced yet the underlying fruit seems ripe. There is very good freshness to the more voluminous if less saline flavors that possess excellent balance and length though it does need to add more depth with time in bottle. This is a very fine villages and worthy of your consideration. Drinking range: 2025 - Rating: 89-92 Allen Meadows, www.Burghound.com (Jan 2021)
Aromas of orange rind, wild berries, rose petals and sweet spices introduce the 2019 Vosne-Romanée Orme des Chalandins, a medium to full-bodied, fleshy and sumptuous wine that's bright, velvety and exotically perfumed. Rating: 89-91 William Kelley, The Wine Advocate (Jan 2021)
Bright crimson. Savoury snap on the nose. Very true to Vosne but with an extra layer of fruit. Really very bright and clean. Very fine tannins. Drinking range: 2026 - 2038 Rating: 17 Jancis Robinson OBE MW - www.JancisRobinson.com (Dec 2020)
The 2019 Vosne-Romanées Ormes des Chalandins, a blend of the two titular vineyards, has an intense bouquet with dark berry fruit mixed with loamy, slightly truffle aromas. The palate is medium-bodied with a sweet entry, very supple and quite grippy tannins with a tangy marmalade tinged finish. There is a lot going on here. Drinking range: 2023 - 2030 Rating: 89-91 Neal Martin, www.vinous.com (Dec 2020)
Domaine Christophe Perrot-Minot
Christophe Perrot-Minot is now the fourth generation of his family producing wine on the estate after his great grandfather Amédée Merme devoted himself to the management and production of wine over 130 years ago. The estate has gone from strength to strength – always keeping the highest standards. Integrated viticulture has been practiced for many years now which has been adapted especially for the terroir. No herbicide or chemical fertilizer is used, instead, Christophe prefers to “stand back and listen to this terroir, only intervening when necessary or when the weather requires it, never systematically.” Visit Website
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