2016 Volnay Champans

Voillot; Joseph

91Average Score
Red
12x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 4 Marketplace
£519.00
6x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 5 Marketplace
£260.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
91
Critic Notes

The 2016 Volnay 1er Cru les Champans is the largest of Jean-Pierre Charlot's cuvees this year at fifteen barrels. It offers attractive raspberry and wild strawberry scents on the enticing nose, the oak neatly integrated and the terroir showing through. Some lovely undergrowth scents emerge with time. The palate is well balanced, quite broad-shouldered in style with firm tannin, not quite as nuanced as the Caillerets or Fremiets but at least there is substance and girth on the finish. This is what you might call a solid but delicious Champans. Dec 2017, www.robertparker.com

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