Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Clos des Issarts Monopole
2 case(s) available
About this winery
Founded in 1825, Domaine Faiveley is one of Burgundy's greatest domaines. Originally the company was a classic negotiant business, based in Nuits St. Georges and engaged in the buying and selling of wine but not the production of it. After seven generations of steadily acquiring properties throughout the Cotes de Nuits, the Cotes de Beaune, Cotes Chalonnaise and now Chablis, the Faiveley family have established themselves as the most important vineyard owners in Burgundy, with 120 hectares of...
(89-92) POINTSJanuary 2019
(a .61 ha monopole of the Domaine). This too is aromatically reserved with its airy aromas of violet, plum and earth that are trimmed in soft wood. Once again there is a sleek mouthfeel to the delicious and energetic medium weight flavors that are equally well-balanced and solidly persistent if perhaps not quite as complex. This is a Gevrey 1er of finesse in 2017.See detailed press review