Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru "Les Charmes" 2013 - Seguin Manuel


This is the first vintage of Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru Les Charmes from Seguin-Manuel since the 1950's and let's hope it's not the last - it's definitely a catch! Lovely nose of red fruits, elegant and fine palate, clean tannins and excellent length are the ingredients of this stunning Premier Cru that we absolutely loved when we tasted it. We definitely recommend this bottle if you are looking for something both complex and elegant.

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This is the first vintage of Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru Les Charmes from Seguin-Manuel since the 1950's and let's hope it's not the last - it's definitely a catch! Lovely nose of red fruits, elegant and fine palate, clean tannins and excellent length are the ingredients of this stunning Premier Cru that we absolutely loved when we tasted it. We definitely recommend this bottle if you are looking for something both complex and elegant.
 
Wine CharacteristicsWhen & how to drink?
 
Domain: Seguin Manuel
Vintage: 2013
Appellation: Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru
Region: Burgundy
Type: Dry
 
Grape: Pinot Noir
 
 
Drink from now to 2021
Open 1 hour before
Serve at 16-18°C
 
Food pairing: Beef, lamb and mature cheese.
 
 Technical stuff
  
Soil: Clay and limestone
Age of vines: over 50 years old
Harvest: Manual
Ageing: 15 months in oak barrels (50% new)
Alcohol: 13%
 
What experts say  
  17 “30% stems and thus a good bit lighter in colour than the Gevrey Les Cazetiers. His first vintage of this wine. Tight, still scented but gentle and elegant. Excellent length. (JH)“  
  
 
87-89 “Thibault Marion said that the company had made a Chambolle-Charmes way back in the 1950s, so the 2013 Chambolle Musigny 1er Cru les Charmes marks a return (or sorts!) From purchased grapes, it has a rather foursquare bouquet with redcurrant and cranberry scents intermingling with tomato vine. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannin, moderate weight, but perhaps missing the complexity that this propitious premier cru should give. Let's see how it shows post-bottling."
 
  

 

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Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru "Les Charmes" 2013 - Seguin Manuel

Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru "Les Charmes" 2013 - Seguin Manuel

This is the first vintage of Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru Les Charmes from Seguin-Manuel since the 1950's and let's hope it's not the last - it's definitely a catch! Lovely nose of red fruits, elegant and fine palate, clean tannins and excellent length are the ingredients of this stunning Premier Cru that we absolutely loved when we tasted it. We definitely recommend this bottle if you are looking for something both complex and elegant.

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