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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Clos de Tart

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Morey St-Denis

Grape Type:

Pinot Noir

Morey St Denis, La Forge de Tart, 1er Cru, 2011

6x75cl £580.00

1 bottle

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Tasting Note:

Very fine cherry-infused aromas, the palate is dense and just as voluptuous as the grander Clos de Tart itself, if less sophisticated. Wonderfully suave, ripe, red berry and cherry fruits, touches of griotte and a hint of bramble underscored by complimentary earth and spice notes. Overall the flavours are ripe and seductive but there is sufficient nerve and grip to keep the fruit in check. Very impressive. The La Forge de Tart is predominantly a blend of de-stalked young vine fruit together with whole bunches from a parcel of primely-situated mid slope 30 year old vines. All of the fruit comes from within the Clos de Tart.

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