Louis Latour Corton Grand Crus 2015. Terrific Reviews, Nice Prices. Arriving this month

 

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3 Grand Crus from the Great 2015 Vintage. All under $200 a bottle
Arriving later this month

Some years ago we imported a parcel of 1999 and 2002 Corton Reds from Louis Latour. They were a sellout success and I didn't manage to keep any for myself. However, over the last twelve months several friends have served the wines to me and I have been delighted at just how well they have aged. With fifteen or so years in the bottle they have softened and developed into surprisingly elegant wines of classical style. Simply delicious!

Today we offer a selection of three different 2015 Grand Cru Corton from Louis Latour. From the reviews I doubt that Latour has ever made a range of Corton this good. Latour have Perrieres plus Clos de la Vigne au Saint, a 2.46 hectare climat they share with Domaine Belland, and their special bottling Chateau Corton Grancey. This wine, named after the last owners of the Corton chateau before the Latour family purchased it in 1891, is a blend from the climats Les Bressandes, Les Perrieres, Les Greves and Clos du Roi. It is only produced in top vintages.
 
We offer all three wines at a Pre Arrival Discount of 25%. These highly rated Grand Crus are cheaper than many Premier Crus.

Corton Clos de la Vigne au Saint Grand Cru 2015
Landed Price $246.00
Pre Arrival Price $185.00
12 bottles left
Latour Corton SaintWine Spectator: A concentrated core of pure cherry, raspberry and spice flavors highlights this intense red. Mineral and leafy tobacco elements add depth as this unfolds, while a firm, dusty matrix of tannins provides grip. Stays vibrant and long, with a terrific aftertaste of fruit, spice and mineral. Best from 2021 through 2040. 95 Points

Bill Nanson "The Burgundy Report"
A wide, dark-fruited nose, complex dark fruits, almost gelée. Super in the mouth despite modest volume, but not modest intensity - waves of flavour, with a little tannin. A hint of licorice in the finish perhaps. This has great potential!

Corton Perrieres Grand Cru 2015
Landed Price $252.00
Pre Arrival Price $189.00
9 bottles left

Latour Corton Perrieres
Wine Spectator: 
Bright cherry, black currant, blueberry and spice flavors ply this dense, juicy red. There is also a firm, tannic side that will need time to integrate. With air, more fruit emerges and the tannins are tamed somewhat. Offers a long, firm finish. Best from 2021 through 2038. 94 Points
James Suckling Tasting ReportThe ripe fruit is evident on the nose with complex cinnamon and nutmeg notes. Medium to full body and gorgeous depth of fruit that finishes soft and classy. Savory. Give it three to four years but already a joy to taste. 95 Points
To view and purchase the wines on line click here. You may also order by telephone (03) 9326 5737 or email luke@grandmillesime.com.au. Mix and match as you please. The wines arrive later this month.
 
Cheers,
Darren 

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Domaine Castagnier is well known for having a tremendous range of Grand Crus.
With such a wealth the prices here are very reasonable.
We have a dozen mixed Grand Crus in stock from vintages 2012, 2013 and 2014.
All are available at a 15% discount. Prices start at just $183.55 for the Charmes-Chambertin 2012!
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