Domaine Michel Lafarge

Clos des Chênes Volnay 1er Cru Pinot Noir

9.3282 ratings
9.3127 pro ratings
Volnay, Côte de Beaune, Burgundy, France
Pinot Noir
Top Notes For
Greg Koslosky

Classic aged Burgundy from a ripe vintage :

Classic aged Burgundy from a ripe vintage :

Oct 6th, 2018
Greg Koslosky

Ex domaine bottle mature and oxidized nose but with depth complexity and freshness on the palate. Reconditioned at the domaine .

Ex domaine bottle mature and oxidized nose but with depth complexity and freshness on the palate. Reconditioned at the domaine .

Jun 9th, 2018
Greg Gregory

Magnum

Magnum

Nov 24th, 2017
Matej Dolenc

Still so fresh

Still so fresh

Aug 29th, 2017
Luke Nio

Incredible, did the Benjamin Button in the glass, stunning wine

Incredible, did the Benjamin Button in the glass, stunning wine

3 people found it helpfulDec 20th, 2014
Rajat Parr

Founder Sandhi Wines & Domaine de la Côte, Evening Lands Vineyards, Seven Springs & Maison l'Oree

9.9

Volnay at it's best!! 89's are finally showing up.....

Volnay at it's best!! 89's are finally showing up.....

3 people found it helpfulJun 18th, 2014
Bryan Garcia

Sales Grand Cru Selections

9.4

This tastes like 🍂🍃🍊🍂🌹🍁🍓🍒 and I ❤️ it! #lapaulee

This tastes like 🍂🍃🍊🍂🌹🍁🍓🍒 and I ❤️ it! #lapaulee

2 people found it helpfulFeb 25th, 2015
Roy Whitehead

A dense Volnay w/ some nice spice notes, but no life to the fruit. Will age help? Five btls stored so no choice but to be optimistic.

A dense Volnay w/ some nice spice notes, but no life to the fruit. Will age help? Five btls stored so no choice but to be optimistic.

2 people found it helpfulJun 8th, 2014
Jimmy Hayes

Estate Director Mayacamas Vineyard

9.5

Terrific balance. Drinkable and open. More life to go. Sweet red cherry.

Terrific balance. Drinkable and open. More life to go. Sweet red cherry.

Mar 22nd, 2017
Greg Gregory

Normally my fave producer and Vyd in Volnay. Not this vintage. :(

Normally my fave producer and Vyd in Volnay. Not this vintage. :(

Feb 22nd, 2017