2014 Nuits-St Georges, Les Damodes, 1er Cru, Domaine Naudin Ferrand

Sold Out

A rich, glowing purple, this has a huge amount of ripe fruit on the nose – really exciting, lifted, crunchy rasberries, with a lovely thread of white pepper, good fine-grained tannins and more minerality than acidity. This is long and lovely. Claire Naudin is increasingly happy with her 2014s. Not only did she make 80 percent of a full crop, much better than in recent years, but the wines have been shaping up really nicely in barrel. The tannins are rounding out pleasantly. Some sorting against rot was necessary, but the resulting wines are very healthy. Please note that Claire also makes som