Nicola's Tasting Note:
Again deep-ish red black with a nose of fumey black fruits, tight, leading to a dense palate of red
and black fruits, with lovely, elegant concentration, not massive but with fine, ripe tannins and a
long, grilled finish which broadens and lengthens.
Style: Full-bodied red
Classification: Premier Cru
Bottle size: 750ml.
Case size: 6 bottles
Grape variety: Pinot Noir
Maturity: From 2016
Location: Hong Kong
Grower Information: Unlike many of our producers, Pierre Boillot is in the
unusual position of producing wines in both the Côte de
Beaune and the Côte de Nuits, giving him a much
broader approach and understanding of a vintage than
can be found elsewhere. It also means that when he talks
of a vintage favouring one Côte over another it is not said
with an element of hubris or pride but is a statement of
fact for his wines. In relation to 2010, he believes that it
is a "grand millésime, classique‟, so more than just good.
It has to be said that his 2010 wines are more than just