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Date Printed: 7/25/2014
Joseph Drouhin Gevrey-Chambertin 2009
Joseph Drouhin Gevrey-Chambertin 2009
(search item no. 115137)
Burghound.com rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 7/25/2014: $51.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 91 points
2010 Burghound.com rating: 91 points
2008 Wine Enthusiast rating: 89 points
2007 Burghound.com rating: 89 points
2006 The Wine News rating: 93 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2004 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Gevrey-Chambertin is beautifully deep-colored and possesses intense aromatic bouquet reminiscent of blackcurrant and other red and black berries. The wine is renowned for its power which is always in harmony with a certain dose of smooth tannins.
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About Maison Joseph Drouhin:

Since 1880, Maison Joseph Drouhin has built a reputation for wines that primarily reflect their individual terroir and vintage. Faithfully preserving the individuality of each appellation, the Drouhin firm constantly strives for wines of breed, finesse and elegance.

A balance of tradition and modern techniques characterizes Joseph Drouhin winemaking and vineyard management: on site nursery, plowing, leaf removal, 100% hand harvesting, open fermenters, fermenting and aging in oak.

As a result of its historic location deep in the heart of Beaune, the quality of its vineyards and the expertise resulting from years of experience in the cultivation of vines and traditional vinification, Maison Joseph Drouhin is uniquely placed to uphold authentic Burgundian style.

Starting with Joseph Drouhin, who founded Maison Joseph Drouhin over a century ago, a great estate has evolved with important holdings in Côte de Beaune, Côte de Nuits, Chablis and, most recently, Oregon.

MAISON JOSEPH DROUHIN AWARDED ORGANIC CERTIFICATION Estate-grown Grapes of 2009 Vintage and later Now Officially Organic. Twenty years after Philippe Drouhin first began introducing organic practices to the vineyards making up the family company’s domaine (estate), Maison Joseph Drouhin (MJD), has been awarded organic certification for all grapes grown within its vineyards beginning with the 2009 vintage.