2016 Volnay Champans

Montille; Hubert de

90Average Score
Red
3xMags
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2 Immediate | 0 Marketplace
£470.00
6x75cl
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10 Immediate | 0 Marketplace
£470.00
12x75cl
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0 Immediate | 3 Marketplace
£939.00
Bts
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5 Immediate | 0 Marketplace
£81.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
90
Critic Notes

The 2016 Volnay 1er Cru Champans suffered frost damage on the lower reaches and 50% damage on the mid-slope of the vineyard. It includes one-third whole cluster and matured in 30% new oak. It has a surprisingly broody and more introverted bouquet than recent vintages, defined but certainly holding everything back. The palate is well structured but bullish and rustic, quite rough tannin at the moment, a broad shouldered and square-jawed Volnay that will require several years in bottle. Dec 2017, www.robertparker.com

Score: 89-91/100Neal Martin
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Burgundy
Sub-region
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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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Country
France
Region
Burgundy
Sub-region
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Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
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