There is a fascinating steely minerality with notes of chalk, a touch of exotic fruit and citrus. It's medium bodied with medium+ acidity and very good length. Light and fresh on the palate, very delicate, good minerality underneath
A highly expressive and very broad nose of superb aromatic complexity that includes earth, game, spice, red currant, plum, violets and a hint of the sauvage. The round and supple flavors possess outstanding detail and while the complexity doesn't quite match that of the exquisite nose, it's not far ..
93-96 Points - Allen Meadows' Burghound:
"An expressive and elegant nose features notes of salt water, citrus and cool yet ripe green fruit. There is terrific power and concentration to the dense and palate drenching flavors that brim with both minerality and vibrancy before concluding in a borderli..
With each year, the team are fine-tuning their reds, finding more finesse and style and this was a fabulous showing. All of the precision of the Domaine is here, with the seductive, elegant side of Charmes on full display. However, just as you feel yourself being lulled along gently, you remember th..
Beautifully mature nose of pot pourri and berry compote. The palate shows mild oak influence that has evolved and integrated beautifully over time, with silky, sweet tannins and a lush, earthy body. Showing at the peak of its powers.
Intense red fruit on the nose, cranberry, wild strawberry and red apples with a touch of smoky spice with time in the glass. Lovely weight in the mouth, with a driving freshness, racy acidity and incredible depth and structure, much more than you’d expect of a wine at this level. Rich intense purity..
DOMAINE PRIEURÉ ROCH
Owner of the Domaine which bears his name, Henry-Frédéric Roch embarked on his great wine adventure when he was twenty-six. This was in 1988, when the young man took the path which led to "biological" cultivation by personal conviction, the reasoned yield of which is a ..