The style of this wine emphasises the finesse of Chambolle-Musigny, bringing out the elegance and the purity of fruit. But for all its polished facade, there is power to the wine as well, coming from the richness of 1999. Some dense tannins show behind the fruit.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.