Rousseau, Armand - Gevrey Chambertin Clos St Jacques 2001

Product Details

Vintage
2001
Colour
Red
Appellation
Gevrey Chambertin
Producer
Rousseau, Armand

Tasting Notes and Scores

Allen Meadows
92

Knockout aromas of wonderfully intense black and red cherry fruit loaded with cassis and a touch of new oak introduce medium-bodied, sweet, harmonious, very expressive and long flavors all underpinned by racy minerality and firm structure. The tannins are prominent but ripe and the density of extract is impressive and this both coats and stains the palate. As it always does, this delivers finesse with real mid-palate punch with near perfect grace. Be sure and serve this cool as the alcohol becomes noticeable if it becomes a bit too warm.