Ponsot Griotte-Chambertin Grand Cru 2011
• Domaine: Ponsot
• A.O.C.: Griotte-Chambertin
• Classification: Griotte-Chambertin, Côte de Nuits, Côte-d’Or, Burgundy
• Varietal: Pinot Noir
"This is the smallest of the Gevrey grands crus, and it lies squeezed in between Charmes and Chapelle, just under the point where Chambertin meets Clos de Bèze." (- The Wines of Burgundy, Clive Coates, MW)
"The 2013 Chambolle-Musigny Cuvée des Cigales has a deep blackcurrant and raspberry bouquet: reserved but delineated. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannins, a pleasant powdery texture, a lively acidic thread and fine backbone on the finish that has a pleasant savory touch. Very fine and full of character." - Neal Martin, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate (12/29/2014, Issue 216), Rating: 89-91, Drink: 2016-2026
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