Category: Burgundy

Givry, Joblot, and the 2004/05 vintages

Some time ago we talked about Domaine Joblot’s Clos de la Servoisine red in its 2004 vintage. That was seven years ago, and we would like to recall that memory while checking the current state of this Givry wine. Moreover, we have the chance to compare with a 2005 vintage bottle. Should we find clues about how such different vintages can affect this burgundian cru?

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Guy Roulot Bourgogne Blanc 2005

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The Roulots have been producing fine wines in Mersault since the first half of the XIX century. However, it was not until the end of the World War I that the domaine, managed by Guy’s father, Paul Roulot, begun to re-plant vines and acquire new land. Then it was Guy itself who further expanded the domain vineyard and winery. After his early dead in 1982, and after a seven-year period of technical management by the american oenologist Ted Lemon first (until 1984) and Franck Grux (until 1988), Jean-Marc Roulot came back to the family domaine. He has taken the domain prestige to its current levels.

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