2012 Aloxe-Corton, Les Boutières, Domaine des Croix

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Bright red-purple in the glass, with a touch of reduction but behind some fresh fruit that is ripe enough, without being over exuberant. There is attractive fruit across the middle, with a tannin or two behind. Good length. Jasper Morris MW, Burgundy Wine Director The average yield across the domaine this year is 25 hl/ha, well below par, but not the catastrophe which was visited on some, and these 2012s are clearly David’s best wines yet. He found them easy to vinify, though they have required some careful management in barrel because they are so concentrated and compact. The grapes were com