Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru "LA BOSSIERE" 1996 - Harmand-Geoffroy
Monopoly nestled in the heart of the Lavaux combe, the 1er cru THE BOSSIERE birth to a very typical wine, with aromas of plants and wild berries (blackberry, strawberry ...) which makes a round wine with subtle a beautiful stucture. 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.
|Bottle Size||0.75 L|
|Main grape||Pinot Noir|
|Grapes||100% Pinot Noir|
|When to drink||2006-2021|
This vintage of great quality , is also characterized by a more plentiful harvest than the average of recent years. With a warm, dry climate, flowering took place quickly in early June. The contrast was some concern has led to the evolution of ripening. Fortunately, a exceptionally dry September allowed and bright and sunny early harvest. The red wines have a beautiful deep color . Their nose is very fruity and concentrated . On the palate , the wine is well structured with fine tannins . Their fruit and balance make the already very harmonious. The white wines are characterized by well-developed aromas. They are spacious and elegant with good acidity that gives them a lot of freshness .