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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Domaine Hubert Lignier

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Nuits St-Georges

Grape Type:

Pinot Noir

Nuit St Georges, Les Didiers, 1er Cru, Hospices de Nuits, 2016

Tasting Note:

Lush, velvety-smooth crushed fruits. Rich and slick but not too heavy. Polished and silky - rather like a Vosne with a bit of extra weight. Beautofully vivid, caressing small dark berry fruit and asian spice flavours glide easily accross the palate. Les Didiers is a little- known Premier Crus as it is a monopole of the Hospices de Nuits. However the location is prime, being situated directly next to Les St Georges. Managed and made by a dedicated Hospices de Nuits team, Laurent Lignier buys the barrels and then takes care of the ageing and bottling himself.

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