From the De Villaine of DRC fame, this is his project at his home in the Cote Chalonnaise, just south of the Cote d'Or in Bouzeron. This is a fabulous wine from an area that is recently getting more acclaim and where good Burgundy can be had without handing over a king's ransom! Perfect pairing for roast chicken.
91 POINTS, Wine Spectator. "Supple and round, this red features cherry, strawberry, light earth, mineral and spice flavors. Firm, with intensity and a long finish that echoes the fruit, stone and spice notes. Should be even better in a year. Drink now through 2025. 300 cases imported."
97 POINTS, Jeb Dunnuck. "A wine that’s going to rival or surpass the 2015, the 2016 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Cuvée Réservée shows the quality of this awesome vintage with its deep, powerful, concentrated style. I find a certain 2010-like purity in this...
Beautifully complex with wonderful depth of fruit and woody spice. Classic Bordeaux with dusty earth and freshness. We love the cocoa and cedar this wine brings to the table. A perfect complement to your next dinner party.
99 POINTS, Antonio Galloni, Vinous. "The 2016 Le Pergole Torte is magnificent, just as it was last year. Rich, dense and explosive, with stunning depth and texture, the 2016 possesses off the charts intensity while remaining light on its feet for...