Albert Bichot Pommard Clos des Ursulines Domaine du Pavillon 2015
This Pommard "Clos des Ursulines" reveals a fruity nose redolent of cherry, blackcurrant and fig. Over the years these aromas will evolve toward notes of coffee and leather. Full and round on the palate with ripe tannins and rich, but not heavy, substance. This wine is powerful and well-structured yet remains subtle, elegant and almost "feminine" due to the vineyard's proximity to Volnay. The finish is silky and velvety. Food Pairing: Serve with exquisitely prepared red meats, feathered game and wine sauces.
The wallled Clos des Ursulines is wholly owned by this producer. This perfumed wine is showing strong wood aromas as well as concentrated spice. Underneath, the generous juicy fruit has a fine balance between red plums and bright acidity. Drink from 2022.Score: 94, Roger Voss, November 1, 2017
A big-boned, beefy red, offering bright black cherry, iron and underbrush flavors. Pointed tannins line the finish, yet overall, there is balance. Finishes with sweet fruit. Best from 2021 through 2035. 1,485 cases made.Score: 91, Bruce Sanderson, July 31, 2018
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