Domaine Castagnier 2016 Grand Cru Pre Arrival Offer. Container arrives this week

Domaine Castagnier 2016 Grand Cru Pre Arrival Offer. Container arrives this week

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Brilliant New Reviews from Jasper Morris MW
Grand Crus and more from the superb 2016 vintage at great prices
Container arrives this week (at last!)

Since Jerome Castagnier won the prestigious Young Winemaker of the Year Award in 2016 demand for his wines has skyrocketed.

It is an address I enjoy visiting as Jerome is an amusing fellow and his wines always look terrific from barrel.

You could be forgiven for thinking this is a large domaine but it certainly isn't. Jerome is just fortunate to have an unusually high percentage of Grand Crus.

Castagnier's 2016's are full of fresh, vibrant fruit with deep colour and flavours. Each vintage they simply get better and better.
We have added some superb new reviews from highly respected critic Jasper Morris MW.

Those in the know consider this a domaine to follow.

If you wish to take advantage of our 15% Pre Arrival Discount you need to act quickly as the container arrives this week. Quantities available are small.

Click here to view the full range including tiny quantities Chambertin Clos de Beze, Bonnes-Mares, Echezeaux plus some exceptional whites including Corton-Charlemagne.

Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru 2016
750ml Landed Price $306.50
Pre Arrival Price $260.50
1500ml Magnum Landed Price $613.00
Pre Arrival Price $521.00
2 bottles and 3 Magnums available
Castagnier Charmes-Chambertin
Jasper Morris MW: Extremely dense purple, a slightly meaty nose, with dark red fruit too. Concentrated, tight, strongly grained tannins, very rich centre to it and good length. Perhaps just a little foursquare. 92-94 Points

Wine Spectator, BirDungy: Very ripe raspberry and cherry nose, with flowers and earth. A beautiful nose with hints of tea. Sweet ripe cherry fruit, with strong acidity balancing it out, and tannins just so. A beautifully balanced wine. Excellent.

Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru 2016
750ml Landed Price $322.50
Pre Arrival Price $269.95
1500ml Magnum Landed Price $645.00
Pre Arrival Price $547.95
5 bottles and 2 Magnums available

Castagnier Clos Vougeot
A superbly sited parcel just over the wall from Grands Echezeaux. That's why it tastes so good and Jerome prices it above Clos de la Roche and Clos St-Denis.

Jasper Morris MW: From the top of the Clos at the southern end, which was frosted - just half a crop. Rich dense purple. Very tight dense dark red and black fruit, ultra concentrated, with a little touch of chocolate, but it is vibrant, dense and impressive. 94-96 Points

Jancis Robinson: Dense and introvert but it's clear that there is a lot of effort in here. Rather drying finish for now but there is no shortage of fruit. Exhibitionistic but not in a bad way. 17.5/20
 
Wine Spectator, BirDungy: Super concentrated ripe fruit, tart acidity. Medium bodied, very precise and long. The tannins are chewy and balance well against the fruit and acidity. A super wine. Excellent.

Clos de la Roche Grand Cru 2016
1500ml Magnum Landed Price $613.00
Pre Arrival Price $521.00
2 Magnums available

Castagnier Roche Label new It is often a toss-up amongst our clients between the Clos de la Roche and Clos St-Denis. For some reason I do not have a tasting note for the Clos de la Roche 2016. The Clos de la Roche is usually slighly darker and deeper than the Clos St-Denis with a little more richness and weight. Neal Martin of Vinous described the 2015 as a "wonderful Grand Cru".

Jasper Morris MW: Glowing purple, plenty of oak, heady but balanced. Less explosive than his Clos St-Denis, indeed quite discreet. This needs to digest its oak which it will. Blueberry and bilberry fruit, a very finely balanced distinguished wine. 94-97 Points

Mazy-Chambertin Grand Cru 2016
Landed Price $399.95
Pre Arrival Price $339.95
1500ml Magnum Landed Price $799.95
Pre Arrival Price $679.95
5 bottles and 3 Magnums available

Castagnier Mazis label Jancis Robinson: Cask sample. Mid purplish crimson. Perfumed with deep, red-cherry fruit and some sweet oak spice. Notable freshness, and finesse in the tannins. Gentle and persistent. 17/20

Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Les Cazetiers 2016
Landed Price $217.50
Pre Arrival Price $184.95
14 bottles available

Castagnier Cazetiers Label Jancis Robinson: Cask sample. Mid purplish crimson. As I have found quite often in this vintage, the fragrance soars from the glass: lightly spiced cherry fruit to the fore. On the palate, a little more spicy. Definite, rounded tannins that still give some chew on the finish. Excellent harmony and good length. 16.5/20

Morey-St-Denis 1er Cru Aux Cheseaux 2016 
Landed Price $190.95
Pre Arrival Price $162.50
22 bottles available

Castagnier Morey label Jasper Morris MW: Rich dense concentrated purple, plenty of oak but the fruit easily wins, incredible density. Ripe dark cherries, plums, dark raspberries, a nice touch of oak, rich but absolutely beautiful, and the finish is exceptional. 94 Points

Chambolle-Musigny Cuvee Jeanne 2016
Landed Price $133.50
Pre Arrival Price $113.50
7 bottles available

Castagnier Chambolle Jeanne labelJasper Morris MW: From the village part of Aux Echanges. The 2016 is named (for this vintage only) for Jérôme Castagnier's daughter born in 2016. 3 barrels, one third of normal, but Jérôme thinks his best ever. Certainly enormously intense black purple colour and a very intense nose too of dark brambly fruit. Sublime rich supple explosive fruit, very dark in style, no great oak take up, long, sensual, concentrated. Tense and with impressive density.  92 Points

Gevrey-Chambertin 2016
Landed Price $133.50
Pre Arrival Price $113.50
23 bottles available

Castagnier Gevrey label Jasper Morris MW: From 60-year-old vines in Les Seuvrées. Excellent lively mid purple, very fresh nose, lots of energy. This has real energy, all red fruit, cherry kernel notes and a lively fresh finish. Indeed excellent persistence. 91 Points

Bourgogne Rouge 2016
Landed Price $70.50
Pre Arrival Price $59.95
53 bottles available

Castagnier Bourgogne Label Jasper Morris MW: From below Gevrey. Very dense purple, plump extra ripe fruit, richer and denser than the Coteaux Bourguignons with excellent acidity, finishing more on red fruit, so avoids being top heavy. The most structured of Castagnier's three generic wines, much more for keeping. 89 Points

There are more 2016's from Castagnier inclduing some super whites available. To view all of the wines and order on our website click here.

Or you may order by email to tracey@grandmillesime.com.au or phone. The container arrives this week!
 
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Castagnier Morey label
 
Last of the Castagnier 2015's
In Stock
Save 15% this week
 
Our 2015's from Castagnier are in the warehouse.

Almost all of the wines sold Pre Arrival but we do still have a few lovely bottles left.
For the next week you can buy the 2015's at a 15% Pre Arrival Discount.

To view and order on our website click here.


Remy Clos de la Roche

More from Morey
We have almost 50 wines from Morey-St-Denis available. A large percentage of them are Grand Crus.
We also have a few older vintages available.
To view them all on our website click here.
Castagnier 2016 Dinner Ocha
Domaine Jerome Castagnier 2016 Dinner at Ocha
Thursday 5 September 2019

Jerome Castagnier is one of the most interesting producers in our portfolio. Originally a professional trumpet player with the Guard Republicain, the national band of France, Jerome took over the family domaine just over a decade ago. Armed with a raft of great vineyards he has turned Domaine Castagnier into a rising star. Even so, the domaine deserves even more attention than it currently receives.
 
A few years ago he was awarded Young Winemaker of the Year. Always smiling and with a super sense of humour, Jerome found this quite amusing as he felt he was a little too old to be Young Winemaker. Never-the-less it further confirmed his status in Burgundy.
 
It has been three years since we have presented a Castagnier Wine Dinner. With the gorgeous new 2016's due very soon I thought it would be a great opportunity to showcase Jerome's wines again.
 
We'll start with a pair of Whites from Puligny-Montrachet and Corton-Charlemagne. Then we'll progress from Coteaux Bourguignons up to 4 red Grand Crus with numerous stops along the way.
 
There are 5 Grand Crus in this dinner and I don't need to emphasize that this is a very good opportunity to savour wines that are becoming increasingly expensive.
 
We only have 12 seats for this dinner so if you'd like to book in and taste these wines over a lovely dinner at Ocha please do so quickly.
 
The wine list:
 
Puligny-Montrachet 2016 
Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru 2016 
 
Coteaux Bourguignons Pinot Noir 2016
Bourgogne Rouge 2016 
 
Chambolle-Musigny Cuvee Jeanne 2016
Morey-St-Denis 1er Cru Aux Cheseaux 2016 
 
Gevrey-Chambertin 2016 
Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Les Cazetiers 2016 
 
Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru 2016
Clos Saint-Denis Grand Cru 2016
Clos de la Roche Grand Cru 2016 
Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru 2016 
 
Date: Thursday 5 September 2019
Time: 7pm
Venue: Ocha, 3-5 Church St, Hawthorn, 3122
Cost: $239.00

To book tickets on line click here.

 

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