Domaine Jean Tardy Echezeaux Grand Cru

Burgundy, France   |  Pinot Noir   |  2019
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2019 is Guillaume's best vintage since the latter and potentially his finest set of wines to date, with more concentration than 2017 but better tension than 2018. Overall the balance is flawless.

Guillaume was an early picker as usual and overall his yields were 35% down on 2018 (so about 10% lower than a normal year). His lieu dit sites all have old vines and allied to the complexity this brings is very dextrous tannin management, soft extraction and no pigeage, which gives wines which are supple and sophisticated. “2019 has the warmth and richness of 2015, with the freshness and terroir expression of 2016” says Guillaume. It's his best vintage since the latter and potentially his finest set of wines to date, with more concentration than 2017 but better tension than 2018. Overall the balance is flawless.
The Haute Cote de Nuits ‘Maëlie’, a vineyard very near to Vosne Romanée, sets out his stall perfectly and is another example of this region over-delivering on its more modest price point. “The best Nuit Saint Georges village wine – it should be a 1er Cru” is how Guillaume describes ‘Bas de Combe’ – just look at where the vineyard is situated to see why! Yet again it’s on fine, structured form and I’ll be taking a case as I do every year. Meanwhile the more perfumed and elegant Vosne ‘Vigneux’ and sweet and succulent Gevrey ‘Champerriers’ were showing off their charms more obviously, and the NSG 1er Cru ‘Argillats’ really demonstrates the heights to which the village can rise. His Echezeaux, from a plot of 80 year-old vines abutting Grands Echezeaux, will be quickly snapped up by the lucky few, but right across the range there is something for all Burgundy lovers to enjoy here. Bravo Guillaume.

"Guillaume has a third of a hectare of Grand Cru, bordering Grands Echezeaux, planted in 1937. Its on the flatter part of the slope which tends towards a more powerful, tannic style - “feminine but with broad shoulders”. It’s his only wine that matures in 100% new oak. Fine floral perfume, fresh blooms and pot pourri, and deep red cherry and truffle shavings. Palate is juicy and chocolatey, with star anise and succulent, ripe red plums and black cherries. Tannins are rich but plush, velvety with a touch of coffee and earth. Textbook Tardy." Tom Harrow, Wine Guru

"From vines planted in 1937 that need green harvesting every year, the 2019 Echézeaux Les Treux Vieilles Vignes is matured entirely in new oak and comes with around 14.1% alcohol. It has a very precocious, concentrated nose of pure black cherries, blueberries and violet. The new oak is present but in sync with the fruit. The palate is succulent and fleshy on the entry, disguising the tannic framework behind. Powerful, velvety-smooth and quite spicy toward the finish, this will require 5–6 years in the cellar. Excellent." 92-94 pts, Neal Martin, Vinous

"From vines planted in 1937. Rich dense purple. Unexpectedly dark and intense for Echezeaux. Super-ripe dense black fruit with a lovely tingle of acidity behind. This builds to a luxurious finish, sumptuous up front then some more detail and a fresher acidity, with red fruit pulling out of hiding behind the blacker notes. Tasted: November 2020" 94-96 pts, Jasper Morris, Inside Burgundy

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  Grower Domaine Jean Tardy et Fils
  Bottle size 750
  Duty Paid / In Bond In Bond
  Vintage 2019
  Bottle or Case? Price by the Case
  Country France
  Region Burgundy
  Grape Pinot Noir
  Wine Type Red wines

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