Domaine Faiveley Corton 'Clos des Cortons' Grand Cru

$375.00
6 + $337.50 each
12 + $313.13 each
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Variety

Pinot Noir

Vintage

2013

Size

750ml

Country

France

Region

Burgundy

Description

A complete and serious wine for the vintage with wonderful density of fruit and ultra-fine tannins. Full-bodied, muscular and very long. Better in 2018. 94 points, James Suckling

A generous dollop of moderately toasty oak mixes with the highly layered nose of black cherry, cassis, warm earth and an impressive array of sauvage and underbrush notes. There is excellent richness to the overtly powerful and muscular flavors that possess an imposing sense of scale that continues onto the textured and mouth coating finish. Like several of the wines in the range in 2013 this is a big but not really massive wine that retains a sense of proportion even though the underlying structure is quite firm. This will need plenty of patience however. 93-95 points, Allen Meadows, Burghound