Gevrey Chambertin Clos St Jacques 2012 Armand Rousseau

€ 709,00 (ex Vat)
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Classification Cru Classe
Type Red
Brand Armand Rousseau
Vintage 2012
Country France
Region Burgundy, Cotes de Nuits
Volume 0,75
Condition Perfect
Label Slightly Bin stained
Drinkable -2035
Stock 2

Professionele reviews

BOW (8.5)

Parker (96)

The 2012 Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Clos Saint Jacques was raised in 80% new oak. It has a very fragrant bouquet with pure raspberry and wild strawberry fruit interlaced with minerals, forest floor and hints of iodine. This premier cru is imbued with a sense of completeness on the nose, as if anything more would be superfluous. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannins on the entry. There is real tension here from the very start: supreme focus and a brooding sense of power towards the long, insistent finish with touches licorice on the aftertaste.

Other (18)

70% new oak. Round and easy ? with masses underneath though not that expressive on the nose. Still lots to chew on.