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Nuits St Georges Faiveley 2005

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A densely fruited nose that runs more toward the blue and black side of thearomatic spectrum displays hints of wood spice and warm earth and leads tofresh, suave and rich flavors underpinned by much finer tannins but also lesscomplexity and overall depth. (Alen Meadows Burghound.com -Jun 07)

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J. Faiveley:
After the recent acquisitions of Volnay 1er Cru “Fremiets” and Pommard 1er Cru “Rugiens”, Domaine Faiveley (essentially present in Côte de Nuits and Côte Chalonnaise) is once again stretching out its vineyards into Côte de Beaune: The Faiveley family has now become the owner of 5 hectares in the most prestigious appellations of Puligny-Montrachet: - ... Read more
After the recent acquisitions of Volnay 1er Cru “Fremiets” and Pommard 1er Cru “Rugiens”, Domaine Faiveley (essentially present in Côte de Nuits and Côte Chalonnaise) is once again stretching out its vineyards into Côte de Beaune: The Faiveley family has now become the owner of 5 hectares in the most prestigious appellations of Puligny-Montrachet: - Bâtard-Montrachet Grand Cru - Bienvenues-Bâtard- Montrachet Grand Cru - Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru “La Garenne” - Puligny-Montrachet Faiveley will vinify its first cuvées of these wines for the 2008 vintage. They will serve to complete the range of grands crus and premiers crus from the domaine. Read less

External Reviews for Nuits St Georges Faiveley

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

Faiveley makes the most of the powerful tannins associated with Nuits-Saint-Georges. The dryness is blackberry tannins; the wood is kept in check. Full, concentrated, a powerful wine, needing aging. Wine Enthusiast. A Pinot Noir wine from Burgundy in France. 2005 Faiveley Nuits St Georges 750ml



A densely fruited nose that runs more toward the blue and black side of thearomatic spectrum displays hints of wood spice and warm earth and leads tofresh, suave and rich flavors underpinned by much finer tannins but also lesscomplexity and overall depth. (Alen Meadows Burghound.com -Jun 07)

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