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Patriarche Nuits-Saint-Georges Aux Murgers Pinot Noir

2010 Patriarche Père et Fils Nuits-Saint-Georges Premier Cru Aux Murgers Pinot Noir Crimson, Burgundy, France

Rating: 91/100

The 1er Cru vineyards of Aux Murgers is a categorised appellation space North of the Nuits-Saint-Georges village within the Cotes de Nuits zone of Burgundy.

Like many vineyards, Aux Murgers produces solely Pinot Noir grapes which have been clearly additionally used to make this wine by Patriarche Père et Fils.

In previous French, a murger is a dry-stone wall.

Total Tasting Notes & Impressions

A ripe and upfront fruity Pinot Noir, stuffed with opulent and pungent flavors of bitter cherry and redcurrant, and that includes large burst of white pepper spiciness in addition to attractive a sweet-tasting nutmeg character.

The palate is clean and beneficiant, filled with pressure between a dry crispy acidity, with parts of vegetal character tasting like strawberry seeds, and the opulence delivered by cherry liqueur flavors.

A luscious, easy-to-enjoy Pinot Noir Burgundy wine, with depth and layers of spicy complexity, the correct quantity of oaky goodness, and positively the generosity of a luscious 2010 classic.

Take pleasure in 🙂

Julien Miquel

Patriarche Nuits-Saint-Georges 1er Cru Aux Murgers Label Pictures