Original
7 Ratings
Louis Jadot Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Clos Saint-Jacques

Wine Details

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Wine Description

Gevrey-Chambertin is the northernmost of the great communes of the Côte de Nuits. The village of Gevrey is very old; in 630 it still bore the Latin name "Gibriacus," a derivative of "grabos." The mean...

Expert Reviews
  • International Wine Cellar
    Good deep red. Complex nose melds redcurrant, cherry skin, smoked meat and underbrush. Sweet, supple and fleshy but less forthcoming than the Estournelles in spite of its pliant texture. A flavor of black raspberry lingers impressively on the finish, with juicy acidity providing shape and grip. There's more to come with bottle aging.