Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru, Vallet Freres

Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru, Vallet Freres

Region
Burgundy, France
Vintage:
1998
Producer:
Vallet Freres
Grapes:
Pinot Noir
Wine Description:

100% mature Pinot Noir from the highly regarded Grand Cru single vineyard Charmes-Chambertin located in Gevrey-Chambertin. Vallet-Freres have been producing exceptional red and white Burgundy wines for over 15o years.

Tasting Note:

Very light colored with an orange tinge. Mature and drinking perfectly now with an earthy nose, candied cherry and raspberry fruit with some floral and light spice notes and touches of savoury, wet leaf. A wine with great balance and finesse.

Producer Description

Vallet Freres was founded in 1864 by Pierre Bouree and is now run by Bernard and Jean-Christophe Vallet, the fourth generation of the family. Vallet Freres produce exceptional wines from Gevrey-Chambertin and own the entire vineyard of Clos De La Justice, the Premier Cru vineyard  Les Caxetiers as well as plots in the highly regarded Grand Cru Charmes-Chambertin vineyard.