Burgundy Wine Therapy | Session 3: Challengers
We have been racking our brains for how best to replicate the January Burgundy En Primeur tastings (we normally host at least three) due to the ongoing restrictions caused by the pandemic. We have come up with a solution that will allow Burgundy fans from the obsessed to the mildly curious to sample along with us ‘virtually’ a special selection of some of our favourite wines from core growers.
It just isn’t practical to get barrel samples of 2019 so the selection is from Tom’s “Burgundy Matrix”, of key wines that are already on the market but from vintages that bare a strong resemblance to the 2019 offerings that Tom was able to sample.
We’ve drawn up a short list of 18 wines split in to three packs of 6 wines in 50ml tubes that we will sample over 3 separate evenings to attempt to encapsulate the breadth and diversity that our small but will formed list of Burgundy 2019 wines can offer. Each wine also has a “premium” and “value” recommendation alongside to enable you to tailor your subsequent en primeur purchases according to budget and taste.
We have priced these packs as near to cost as possible in order to offer the best value possible and encourage as many of you as possible to join us.
Challengers: 6.30-7.30pm Thurs 14th Jan, 2021
(Can’t make it on the day? Don’t worry, each Session will be uploaded onto YouTube for you to taste along with at your own leisure.)
Online Zoom Tasting
Ticket price includes the 6 sample tubes (50ml), sent to you in advance. Joining instructions and the Zoom meeting link will be emailed a day before the event.
This parcel is:
Much more than just an introduction to the vintage, this selection of wines highlights increasingly recognised terroirs and the growers to watch:
Domaine Long-Depaquit, Chablis 1er Cru 'les Vaillons' 2018 (50ml)
Domaine de Montille, Meursault 'Saint Christophe', 2018 (50ml)
Domaine Philippe Colin, Chassagne-Montrachet 2017 (50ml)
Domaine De Montille, Beaune 1er Cru 'Les Greves' 2015 (50ml)
Jane Eyre, Gevrey Chambertin 2014 (50ml)
Domaine du Clos Frantin, Nuits-Saint-Georges 2017 (50ml)
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