2013 Morey St Denis Les Chaffots

Magnien; Michel

91Average Score
Red
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Average Score
91
Critic Notes

From a single hectare of vines planted in 1970/1971 cropped at 25 hectoliter per hectare because of "nocturelle" (bugs that attack the buds during budbreak at night and can only be remedied by hand), the 2013 Morey-Saint-Denis Les Chaffots is much more reluctant to show its colors compared to Magnien's other barrel samples. The palate is nicely balanced and smooth on the entry with fine acidity. This is very suave and sensual already. There is good weight from start to finish, but it never become overbearing. It will need 3 or 4 years in bottle. Dec 2014, www.robertparker.com

Score: 90-92/100Neal Martin
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France
Region
Burgundy
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Colour
Red
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Dry
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Product Type
Still wine
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Country
France
Region
Burgundy
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Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
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Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
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Drinking Window
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