At the heart of the 90-acre Chamirey estate are five premier cru vineyards of which this is one. It has produced a firm and tannic wine, solidly textured and concentrated. Along with the red-berry fruits, this structure shows the wine needs some serious aging. Drink from 2023.
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.