Domaine De La Grand'Cour (Jean-Louis Dutraive)

Cuvée Vieilles Vignes Brouilly Gamay

9.210 ratings
9.31 pro ratings
Brouilly, Beaujolais, Burgundy, France
Gamay
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9.3

Brilliant violet. Intense, mineral-accented red berry and cherry scents are complicated by suggestions of lavender and allspice. Sappy and precise on the palate, displaying bright, spicy lift and cut to the bitter cherry, raspberry and floral pastille flavors. Fleshes out and becomes sweeter on the finish, which shows superb, floral-driven tenacity and silky tannins that come in late. (Josh Raynolds, Vinous, March 2018)

Brilliant violet. Intense, mineral-accented red berry and cherry scents are complicated by suggestions of lavender and allspice. Sappy and precise on the palate, displaying bright, spicy lift and cut to the bitter cherry, raspberry and floral pastille flavors. Fleshes out and becomes sweeter on the finish, which shows superb, floral-driven tenacity and silky tannins that come in late. (Josh Raynolds, Vinous, March 2018)

Mar 21st, 2018
Ted Corvey

This is just so pretty and balanced. Gorgeous wine start to finish.

This is just so pretty and balanced. Gorgeous wine start to finish.

Mar 10th, 2018
John Osgood

Massively fruity in this vintage. Just too much.

Massively fruity in this vintage. Just too much.

Nov 17th, 2017
Pooneet Kant

Very nice, especially from a price to quality perspective. Lighter red in the glass, but at a cool cellar temp this is already quite expressive. Mouth filling, peppery, long finish, great acid, just a bit of tannins on the finish. Excellent with a nice country pate at Bar Boulud.

Very nice, especially from a price to quality perspective. Lighter red in the glass, but at a cool cellar temp this is already quite expressive. Mouth filling, peppery, long finish, great acid, just a bit of tannins on the finish. Excellent with a nice country pate at Bar Boulud.

Oct 16th, 2017
Raja Harb

Could drink this every day.

Could drink this every day.

Sep 22nd, 2017
Aaron Martell

Aaron had this 7 months ago

Aaron had this 7 months ago

Jul 9th, 2018
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Nov 25th, 2017
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Nov 10th, 2017
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Nov 9th, 2017
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Aug 17th, 2017