Francois Lumppandnbsp;has quietly been making exceptional wines since he started his domaine in the Cote Chalonnaiseandnbsp;from scratch nearly 30 years ago. As his vines begin approaching peak maturity, his wines are starting to give his northern neighbors a real run for their money, and we expect theyand#39;ll continue to gain in stature as the vintages pass. This is an earthy, spicy andamp; dark fruited expression from the exceptional and#39;15andnbsp;vintage. Itand#39;s a somewhat pricey bottle in the context of Givry, but in the context of top 1erandnbsp;Cru red Burgundy, itand#39;s laughably affordable given itand#39;s supreme quality andamp; complexity. A deeply satisfying drinkandnbsp;and aandnbsp;no-brainer for anyone who loves classic Pinot Noir.
The oak is just bit too much in relation to the fruit intensity.
The oak is just bit too much in relation to the fruit intensity.8.5
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