The most beautiful gift of the Cistercian monks
This large 51-hectare plot having obtained the Grand Cru appellation in 1937 has an inseparable history of Burgundy vineyards. Its wine is one of the most famous in the world. This 2018 vintage has nothing to do with the austerity of the monks of Citeaux who created it but it has on the contrary the refinement of a gentleman. Adorned with a very deep red colour, it has a remarkable aromatic intensity mixing the purity of black fruits with floral notes. In the mouth, a texture all in lace and very covering. Perfect balance between roundness and acidity. The velvet finish is endless and
15 to 20 years
A doe fillet with girolles is likely to fall for its charms.
Jaspers Morris: 93-95/100