Domaine Chanson Grand Cru Clos de Vougeot Cote de Nuits, 2012
- 94 / 100 Wine Enthusiast
- 93 / 100 Wine Spectator
Clos de Vougeot is the largest grand cru vineyard in the Cote de Nuits with a history dating back to the 12th century. 'Clos' refers to the ancient walls that encircle the vineyard and have helped to protect the vines for centuries.
EYE: Intense ruby red colour with slight pink hues around the rim.
NOSE: Rich dark bramble fruits and cherries with subtle spice notes and a touch of sweet vanilla.
MOUTH: Velvety texture with well-integrated tannins, red and black berries, sweet leather, delicate oak, allspice and clove. Its finish is powerful, brooding and sustained.