Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru LA BOSSIERE 1998 - Harmand-Geoffroy

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Gevrey-Chambertin is one of the most famous town in the Côte de Nuits. It found some of the greatest wines of Burgundy and probably the world. To discover or rediscover in. The youthful glow colors the bright ruby takes with age a dark crimson color, black cherry. Strawberry, blackberry, violets, mignonette and pink are part of their spontaneous aromas, while the maturity gives them a bouquet of liquorice, leather and fur, with accents full of game and undergrowth. On the palate, expresses a great Burgundy. Stationery and powerful, rich, full-bodied, a body and a spirit, they say a firm structure, tannins playing on velvet, speaking on a very fine grain, without harshness. young and pleasant drink on its fruit, however this is especially a wine, often with great aging, great for learning the vintage. historically known as a producer of powerful wines, and cooked in animal bouquet, Gerard Harmand many refined its way of working. The wines kept their nice color and robust body, but the textures and the tannins are infinitely more complex and harmonious. The range offered by the estate includes a Gevrey-Chambertin Village, a Vieilles Vignes which is distinguished, the first growths including a superb Lavaux St. Jacques and finally a Grand Cru Mazis beautifully made.

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SKU R664
Color Red
Bottle Size 0.75 L
Country France
Region Bourgogne
Appellation Gevrey-Chambertin
Alcohol 12.50
Main grape Pinot Noir
Grapes 100% Pinot Noir
Maturing Barrique
When to drink 2008-2023
Vintage 1998
Vintage Description

The 1998 vintage is born under good auspices and has real potential. Despite climatic conditions that proved sometimes capricious , harvesting has resulted in wines full of promise , sometimes fruity and seductive , sometimes more structured and very meaty . In general, the harvest took place under the sun in excellent conditions . The 1998 vintage is characterized by a certain heterogeneity in the style of wines. The red wines have a nice color. They are characterized in the mouth by a balanced structure with a developed fruity, supported by soft and harmonious tannins , which give them a promising future. White wines are expressive and flattering . They are distinguished by their elegance highlighted by good acidity .