New and exciting: Domaine Jacques Girardin Burgundies

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New to our Portfolio

Burgundy at Prices not to be missed!


Not long ago I received an email from Domaine Jacques Girardin in Santenay. They were looking for an Australian importer and their well-priced range of wines certainly looked interesting.


A carton of samples duly arrived and last Monday a group of us tasted the wines. Not only are the wines keenly priced, but as everyone at the tasting will testify, the quality was uniformly exceptional across the range.


So we have a new producer in our portfolio!


Girardin Terrasses Label The Girardin family have been vintners since the beginning of the 19th century. Today, the domaine is run by Jacques (who is the brother of Vincent Girardin), his wife Valerie and their son Justin. The domaine own 17 hectares of vines, mostly in Santenay and Savigny-Les-Beaune.


Whilst not organic the domaine does utilize many of the techniques. Picking is done by hand, around 10% of stems are used and new oak accounts for no more than 25% of the barrels. The aim is to produce wines that reflect their terroir, which they do admirably.


This is one of the most consistent array of wines I have seen from a domaine.


Girardin Gollardes Label Our offer features 6 wines. One white and three reds from Santenay and two reds from Savigny-les-Beaune. There is a mix of 2010 and 2011 and as you will see from the tasting notes by Nick Stock and myself the domaine has nailed both vintages.


As usual we offer our 15% Pre Arrival Discount. However, for full cases of a single wine we have increased this discount to 20%. So prices start at just $34.36 a bottle for Villages wines and an incredible $38.36 for Premier Crus!


To be honest it was hard to pick a clear winner so we also offer a Mixed Dozen comprising two bottles of each. Enjoy the complete range!


Domaine Jacques Girardin Burgundy Mixed Dozen

Girardin 6 Wines Normally $562.50

Pre Arrival Price $477.50

Two bottles of each of the 6 different wines. A great drinking pack full of interest. Click here to read tasting notes on our website.


These are delightful wines that provide tremendous drinking pleasure at a very reasonable price. They come highly recommended.


To view and order all of the wines on our website click here. You may also order by email to or telephone.




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Grand Millesime Pty Ltd

21 Toorak Road

South Yarra

Vic 3141


Phone: (03) 9326 5737

Fax: (03) 9326 6744

Steer Gevrey Dinner


2010 Gevrey-Chambertin Dinner

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The first of our Terroirs of Burgundy Dinners features Gevrey-Chambertin from 2010.

Date: Monday 26 August 2013

Time: 7pm

Venue: Steer Bar and Grill

637 Chapel Street, South Yarra 

Vic 3141

Cost: $189.00 per person


Click here for more information including the menu and wine list and to book on line.

Oscillate Wildly Corton Dinner

2010 Corton Grand Cru Dinner
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12 Grand Cru Whites and Red and 8 courses at Oscillate Wildly. That sounds like fun!

Date: Tuesday 10 September 2013

Time: 8pm

Venue: Oscillate Wildly

275 Australia Street, Newtown NSW 2042

Cost: $249.00 per person


Click here for more information including the wine list and to book on line.

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2010 Chassagne-Montrachet Dinner

Dinner two in the series concentrates on the white wines of Chassagne-Montrachet.

Date: Monday 23 September 2013

Time: 7pm

Venue: Bacash

175 Domaine Road, South Yarra Vic 3141

Cost: $199.00 per person


Click here for more information including the wine list and to book on line.

Under the Liquor Reform Act 1998, it is an offence for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase or receive liquor. It is also an offence for a licensee to supply liquor or permit liquor to be supplied to a person under the age of 18 years.

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