2010 Faiveley Volnay 1er Cru Fremiets
Pinot Noir - 750ML

  • IWC 91
  • BH 91

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IWC 91
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, January 2012
Bright medium red. Reticent aromas of cherry menthol and spices. A step up in sweetness from the Clos de l'Ecu but youthfully closed today showing more saline and spice notes than primary fruit. Finishes with some firm... Bright medium red. Reticent aromas of cherry menthol and spices. A step up in sweetness from the Clos de l'Ecu but youthfully closed today showing more saline and spice notes than primary fruit. Finishes with some firm oak-driven tannins.
BH 91
Burghound - Burghound, January 2012
This is a classic Volnay with an ultra-elegant and admirably pure nose of red pinot fruit and floral notes that marry into intensely stony vibrant and utterly delicious flavors that possess a lacy even slightly creamy... This is a classic Volnay with an ultra-elegant and admirably pure nose of red pinot fruit and floral notes that marry into intensely stony vibrant and utterly delicious flavors that possess a lacy even slightly creamy texture on the lingering finish. This is certainly attractive though it perhaps doesn't quite have the laser-like delineation that one often experiences with a fine Frémiets. That is a minor nit however and overall this is lovely.
JJB 90
Christopher Massie - JJ Buckley, February 2012
A very buttery toasted red and blue fruited nose announces another wonderful aromatic profile. Again loads of forward fruit on the palate. The nose and positively delicious fruit borders on New World with a sweet lush and... A very buttery toasted red and blue fruited nose announces another wonderful aromatic profile. Again loads of forward fruit on the palate. The nose and positively delicious fruit borders on New World with a sweet lush and juicy personality. This offers classic Volnay gentility great acidity and purity; albeit in a modern style that bothers me not. 90+
Color & Type Red
Varietal Pinot Noir
Country France
Region Burgundy
Sub-region Cote de Beaune
Appellation Volnay
Sub-appellation Fremiets
Vintage 2010