90/100 – Wine enthusiast 2016
Epitomizing the domaine, the Vieilles Vignes de Jean-Marc Brocard (Jean-Marc Brocard’s Old Vines) were planted around 70 year ago. Their roots reach down over 25 meters into Kimmeridgian soil. The wines, which are more concentrated, express all the complexity and finesse of the Chardonnay grape. Nose of anise, pink grapefruit, lemon, salt, persistent and crisp. The palate is balanced, beautiful energy. Mushroom pie , quiches, shellfish, fish , rabbit with mustard, dry goat cheese.
Embraces aromatically with a soft smoky perfume and a touch of mandarin. Finely textured and...
Super tiny berries this year and we had to crush them (instead of whole bunch...