Ponsot Chambolle-Musigny Les Charmes 2015

This wine from Domaine Ponsot is in a very difficult stage of its development. It presents in a raw fashion, with very fruit driven aromas of cherry and blackcurrant and resounding acidity and hardness on the palate. It is quite a difficult wine to appreciate at this point, and needs at least a further decadeContinue reading “Ponsot Chambolle-Musigny Les Charmes 2015”


The next instalment of my wine trip is Beaune proper, which preceded a trip down the A6 to Buxy in the C├┤te Chalonnaise. ┬áBeaune is a town where it appears difficult to eat and drink poorly. ┬áStarting with food, for lunch, I can recommend Le Comptoir des Tontons. ┬áThe owners are colourful, and the foodContinue reading “Beaune”