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  • 2002 Domaine Leflaive Chevalier-Montrachet – France, Burgundy, Côte de Beaune, Chevalier-Montrachet Grand Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML94

    Tasted non blind.

    Light yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of toast, hazelnut, ginger and nutmeg. Flavors of yellow pear, lemon curd and minerals. Medium to bright acidity, full bodied. Drink or hold. (94 points)

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  • 2002 Domaine Leflaive Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet – France, Burgundy, Côte de Beaune, Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet Grand Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML94

    Tasted non blind.

    Light yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of toast points, hazelnut and mixed yellow fruits. Flavors of lemon, cherry aid and minerals. Bright acidity, full bodied. Drink or hold. I’d lean towards drink strictly based on age but this bottle was holding up well. (93 points)

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  • 2009 Château Génot-Boulanger Volnay 1er Cru Les Roncerets – France, Burgundy, Côte de Beaune, Volnay 1er Cru (1/15/2020)
    WIML92

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of barnyard, black berries and earth. Flavors of black berries, Bing cherries and black raspberries. Medium to bright acidity, medium to firm tannin, full bodied. Drink now. (92 points)

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  • 2005 Louis Jadot Latricières-Chambertin – France, Burgundy, Côte de Nuits, Latricières-Chambertin Grand Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Light nose of herbs, dishwater and red plums. Flavors of red berries, cherries and raspberries. Medium acidity, medium to firm tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink or hold.

    My guess was this is the 2005 Louis Jadot Latricières-Chambertin. Right! (93 points)

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  • 2005 Louis Jadot Clos de la Roche – France, Burgundy, Côte de Nuits, Clos de la Roche Grand Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted blind.

    Garnet to dark garnet color in the glass, clear as a bell. Bigger nose of white pepper, rose petals, tobacco and mixed dark fruits. Rich flavors of red berries, cherries and raspberries. Medium acidity, drying tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. I’d lean toward hold.

    My guess was the 2005 Louis Jadot Bonnes Mares. Wrong! (93 points)

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  • 2005 Louis Jadot Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Clos St. Jacques – France, Burgundy, Côte de Nuits, Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of dust, berries, leather and spice box. Flavors of black berries, Bing cherries and raspberries. Medium to bright acidity, firm to drying tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold.

    My guess was this is the 2005 Louis Jadot Clos de la Roche. Wrong! (93 points)

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  • 2003 Louis Jadot Chambertin-Clos de Bèze Domaine Louis Jadot – France, Burgundy, Côte de Nuits, Chambertin-Clos de Bèze Grand Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML94

    Tasted blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of potpourri, leather, plums and berries. Solid, fruit driven palate of boysenberries, raspberries and plums. Bright acidity, medium to firm tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold.

    My guess was 2006 Louis Jadot Grands-Echezeaux. Wrong! (94 points)

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  • 2005 Louis Jadot Clos de la Roche – France, Burgundy, Côte de Nuits, Clos de la Roche Grand Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML92

    Tasted double blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of merde, balsam wood and plums. Slightly fruity flavors of red berries and plums. Medium acidity, medium to firm tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold.

    My guess was 2005 Louis Jadot Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Clos Saint-Jacques. Wrong! (92 points)

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  • 2005 Louis Jadot Bonnes Mares – France, Burgundy, Côte de Nuits, Bonnes Mares Grand Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted double blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of dust, rose petals and mixed dark fruits. Flavors of Bing cherries, plums and black berries. Medium acidity, drying tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold.

    My guess was 2006 Louis Jadot Clos de Beze. Wrong! (93 points)

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  • 2005 Domaine / Maison Vincent Girardin Bonnes Mares – France, Burgundy, Côte de Nuits, Bonnes Mares Grand Cru (10/19/2019)
    WIML92

    Tasted double blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of saddle leather, plum and raspberries. Flavors of boysenberries, black cherries and minerals. Medium acidity, medium tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink or hold.

    My guess was 2005 Louis Jadot Bonnes Mares. Pretty dang close in my book. (92 points)

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