2010 Jadot, Louis Volnay Clos des Chenes
Pinot Noir - 750ML
  • BH 93
  • IWC 92

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BH 93
Burghound, April 2012
A mildly toasty nose of red and black raspberry wet stone and a touch of forest floor slides gracefully into rich powerful and impressively well-concentrated middle weight plus flavors that evidence an intense minerality... A mildly toasty nose of red and black raspberry wet stone and a touch of forest floor slides gracefully into rich powerful and impressively well-concentrated middle weight plus flavors that evidence an intense minerality on the explosively long firm tension-filled and exceptionally serious finish. This is a relatively big wine even by the typical standards of Clos des Chênes which is well-known for creating the biggest wines in Volnay. This is most impressive but not just for its striking size and weight but also for its grace and impeccable balance.
IWC 92
Stephen Tanzer's IWC, February 2012
Good bright medium red. Very ripe aromas of tobacco and smoky minerality. Larger-scaled than the Clos de la Barre with flavors of medicinal black cherry licorice and wild mint. More tannic too even a bit dusty and... Good bright medium red. Very ripe aromas of tobacco and smoky minerality. Larger-scaled than the Clos de la Barre with flavors of medicinal black cherry licorice and wild mint. More tannic too even a bit dusty and tough but finishes with sneaky persistence. This should evolve slowly and last well.
Color & Type Red
Varietal Pinot Noir
Country France
Region Burgundy
Sub-region Cote de Beaune
Vintage 2010