Domaine Forey Pere et Fils Nuits Saint Georges 2010

$54.00

SKU 1576

750ml

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This village wine is from three parcels of about one hectare total size that are planted to vines of more than sixty years of age. The two primary parcels are in "Plantes Aux Barons" (.40 hectare) and "Charbonnieres" (.60 hectare), both of which are in Prémeaux on its northern border with Nuits. These low-yielding old vines produce a concentrated and classic Nuits.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country France
Region Burgundy
Brand Domaine Forey Pere et Fils
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Wine AdvocateThe 2010 Nuits St. Georges is a bit rounder and fleshier than the Morey. Layers of dark red berries, menthol and spices wrap around the soft, caressing finish. This is an especially juicy, up-front 2010 best suited for drinking over the next handful of years. These vineyards are in Premeaux-Prissey. Anticipated maturity: 2012-2018.

Antonio Galloni, February 2012