2017 Morey St Denis 1er Cru La Riotte

Domaine Taupenot Merme, Burgundy & Chablis Wine Region, France

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Bottle 75cl

Case of 6 £385.00

Tasting Notes

The 2017 Morey-Saint-Denis La Riotte 1er Cru has a slightly more confit-like bouquet than Taupenot-Merme's other 2017s, a little showier, but still very pure, revealing hints of kirsch and blood orange. The palate is medium-bodied with sappy red berry fruit, a fine bead of acidity and just a little chewiness toward the finish, which delivers firm grip. Excellent.
91-93 Points, Neal Martin

Mid cherry red. Dark-red fruit. This has a dry, chalky texture that strikes more than the fruit on the palate, but the fruit is there to re-emerge with time. At the moment it seems dry and a little severe on the palate. Hard work just now, rather muscular. Needs more time but it’s long.
16.5++/20 Points, Julia Harding, JancisRobinson.com

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