2020 Bourgogne Pinot Noir, Marchand-Tawse

2020 Bourgogne Pinot Noir, Marchand-Tawse

Most of the fruit comes from the Côte de Nuits, with the majority from around Nuits itself, with the balance from the Côte de Beaune. 20% whole bunch and no new oak is the perfect combination here to let the fruit sing. It is a fresh and crunchy style of bourgogne, with enough bite to give it a vibrant length. It should drink well from a young age. And it’s an absolute bargain.

Critic score
87/100 info
Case, 6 Bottles
In stock
In stock

Wine details

  • Region & country
    Bourgogne Rouge, AOC Bourgogne, Burgundy, France
  • Grape
    Pinot Noir
  • Maturity
    Ready 2023 - 2026info
  • Colour
  • Sweetness
  • Style
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
  • ABV

Tasting notes

The 2020 Bourgogne Côte d’Or is 60% Côte de Nuits and 40% Côte de Beaune. Soft dark cherry and cola scents unfurl on the nose, just a slight reduction here. The palate is sweet and chewy on the entry, good substance, the 20% whole bunch imparting a light pepperiness on the finish. This should drink well for two or three years.

Neal Martin, vinous.com (December 2021)

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