2017 Domaine Clos Tart, Clos Tart

2017 Domaine Clos Tart, Clos Tart
Domaine Clos Tart, Clos Tart 6x75

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Case size: 6 / Bottle size: 750ml

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Tasting Notes

Critics Score: 96-98

Publication: Neal Martin, Wine Advocate

Drinking Dates: 2024-2050

The 2017 Clos de Tart Grand Cru was matured in around 80% new oak, the barrels toasted chauff blonde. Jacques Desvauges mentioned that the wine needed oxygen ingress during maturation that only new oak can give. I tasted the component parts (as usual) as well as the blend. This has a very detailed, delineated bouquet offering mainly black fruit mixed with sous-bois, tobacco, clove and bay leaf, the typicité of the appellation showing through nicely. It feels very succinct and yet so fresh. The palate is beautifully balanced on the entry with a killer line of acidity. Pure black cherry fruit is joined by bilberry, hints of black olive and a marine/oyster shell tincture that comes through quite strongly toward the persistent, saline finish, which fans out with confidence. This is a brilliant follow-up to the benchmark 2016 by Jacques Desvauges and his team.

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Domaine Clos Tart, Clos Tart
Case size:6x75
Region:Burgundy (Red)
Vintage:2017