In 2022, Tasting Notes
  Bok's Rating:

Marc Colin, 1er Cru Les Caillerets, Chassagne-Montrachet, 2006
9.25 stars
24 May 2022

For Les Caillerets from Chassagne-Montrachet, the de-facto go-to producer would be Jean Marc Pillot, you can read the review here: 2016 Jean Marc Pillot Les Caillerets, Chassagne Montrachet 1er Cru. However, when the talented Marc Colin produced Les Caillerets, I would not resist giving it a try. Surprisingly smoky on the bouquet, with ripe pear characters roaming around in the glass. 2006 was a rather ripe vintage, thus it’s not surprising to find ripeness in the content of this wine, very deep and rich, almost ripe pear and honey, with some buttery notes, with a good balance of acidity, it’s charming to drink even before dinner. Paired up with food very well, very enjoyable and a flamboyant wine. It could be a good challenger to Jean Marc Pillot’s Les Caillerets!

Start typing and press Enter to search

DON’T MISS OUT!
Monthly Promotions!
Sign up now and get notified of our top wine sales!
Sign Me Up
Give it a try, you can unsubscribe anytime.
close-link
×
//