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Domaine de Bellene Côte de Nuits Villages 2018

Domaine de Bellene’s Côte de Nuits Villages from the 2018 vintage is a lovely wine. It opens to attractive and fragrant aromas of spice and blackcurrant, with an end note of smoke and cedar. It can only be Burgundy. The palate is medium bodied and more workmanlike with characters akin to red currants. This attractive…Continue readingDomaine de Bellene Côte de Nuits Villages 2018

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Louis Jadot Côte de Nuits-Villages Le Vaucrain 2009

The “Le Vaucrain” vineyard is located in Comblanchien, one of the villages permitted to produce Côte de Nuits-Villages.  The others are Fixin, Brochon, Premeaux and Corgoloin.  The 2009 from Louis Jadot tasted here is more okay than amazing, but still pleasant enough to drink.  Its aromas remind of blackcurrant with some pungent earth characters.  The…Continue readingLouis Jadot Côte de Nuits-Villages Le Vaucrain 2009