Charmes Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2016 Domaine Denis Bachelet

€ 519,00 (ex Vat)
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Classification Cru Classe
Type Red
Brand Domaine Denis Bachelet
Vintage 2016
Country France
Region Burgundy, Cotes de Nuits
Volume 0,75
Condition Perfect
Label Perfect
Drinkable 2020-2050
Stock 6

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There are six barrels of the 2016 Charmes-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes Grand Cru this year since the grand cru was touched by the frost, albeit to a lesser degree than in Chambertin. It has a very pure and complex bouquet, with scents of black cherry and wild strawberry, cold wet slate, something almost like wild moorland. The palate is medium-bodied with very fine tannin, perfectly judged acidity, almost gentle on the entry and then nonchalantly fanning out as it goes along. There is absolutely nothing grandiose about this Charmes-Chambertin, but the finesse and the poise, not least the extraordinarily long aftertaste is something to behold. Nobody makes Charmes-Chambertin like Denis Bachelet.