Widely considered the best vineyard site in the village and the Rollin family turns out a stunning example on a consistent basis. A large portion of the vines date back nearly seventy years. This wine possesses both the elegance and the power that characterize the greatest Burgundy red wines. The nose is rather floral, elegant and intense. Its dense, fine and harmonious palate rests on a particularly silky tannic thread. This ‘grand’ Premier Cru deserves a little patience (or air) to allow it to truly dazzle.
95 POINTS, James Suckling, formally of Wine Spectator. "This youthful Chateauneuf has a very complex nose of graphite, raw meat and lilies. With aeration the black-cherry note steadily grows in intensity. Bold, leathery and earthy palate with fine tannins that...
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.
A tiny property (for Bordeaux standards) established in the 19th century in the heart of the Margaux appellation. This family domaine bucks the high commerce and commercial trends in Bordeaux. They do not deal with negociants, who re-sell wines the...