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    Denis Bachelet

    About Denis Bachelet

    A very small Domaine operating out of modest, tiny cellars in Gevrey-Chambertin, Bachelet is renowned among Burgundy lovers for his exceedingly rare Charmes-Chambertin and 1er Cru les Corbeaux. Barely 4 hectares in totality, this tiny but impressive estate under the ownership of the mercurial Denis Bachelet has moved from strength to strength since 1983. Even in a region where tiny production and true artisans are the specialities, this eponymous label is a special name.

    “Finesse before all else" is the overarching philosophy behind Bachelet’s wines, and this is exceedingly pronounced in each and every cuvée he produces. For many years this was essentially a one-man operation, granting Denis an unparalleled knowledge of his vines, soils and inner working of the winery. Yields are ruthlessly managed before the scythe is swung another time by very careful selection at harvest time, including a new vibrating sorting table. New oak is used generously but in a controlled manner.

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    Prices: In Bond Inc. VAT
    Year Wine Region Format Qty Score Price Wishlist
    Denis Bachelet Bourgogne Rouge 2018 (6x75cl)
    Inc. VAT: £498.48
    2018

    Denis Bachelet Bourgogne Rouge 2018 (6x75cl)
    Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
    5-7 weeks

    Burgundy 6x75cl 1 - Inc. VAT: £498.48
    Denis Bachelet Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru VV 2013 (1x300cl)
    Inc. VAT: £4,678.72
    2013

    Denis Bachelet Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru VV 2013 (1x300cl)

    Vinous (93-96)

    Bachelet's 2013 Charmes-Chambertin is striking. Translucent and pulsating in the glass, the 2013 possesses notable energy and fabulous overall balance. Dark red cherry, violet, leather and smoke gradually unfurl in a mysterious, beguiling Charmes that will provide fabulous drinking for many years.
    As per photo 1 In Stock - Immediate Delivery

    Burgundy 1x300cl 1 93-96 (VN) Read Review/Description Inc. VAT: £4,678.72
    Denis Bachelet Cote-de-Nuits Villages 2018 (6x75cl)
    Inc. VAT: £656.47
    2018

    Denis Bachelet Cote-de-Nuits Villages 2018 (6x75cl)

    Vinous (90-92)

    The 2018 Côtes de Nuits Villages has a wonderful, very pure bouquet of perfumed raspberry, wild strawberry and pressed flower aromas that unfold with great precision. The palate is medium-bodied with a vibrant, very focused and elegant entry, just about perfect acidity, and plenty of poise on a finish worthy of a premier cru. Yep – that good. Go buy.
    Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
    5-7 weeks

    Burgundy 6x75cl 1 90-92 (VN) Read Review/Description Inc. VAT: £656.47
    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Les Corbeaux VV 2016 (3x75cl)
    Inc. VAT: £794.04
    2016

    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Les Corbeaux VV 2016 (3x75cl)

    Vinous (91-93)

    (the crop level here was a full 42 hectoliters per hectare): Moderately saturated medium red. Very ripe but reticent aromas of black cherry, dark plum, licorice and minerals. A bit more masculine and strict than the Les Evocelles (this wine is from clay soil, while the Evocelles is planted on hard rock) and the only one of these '16s to show any evidence of reduction. Finishes with a firm spine of tannins and a subtle salty character. A rather powerful wine from three parcels, the oldest planted in the 1920s and the youngest following the 1985 frost.
    Repack 1 In Stock - Immediate Delivery

    Burgundy 3x75cl 1 91-93 (VN) Read Review/Description Inc. VAT: £794.04
    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2013 (12x75cl)
    Inc. VAT: £1,421.48
    2013

    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2013 (12x75cl)

    Vinous (90-92)

    Bright and delineated, the 2013 Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes is a terrific example of the year. Wild flowers, dark stone fruits, mint, crushed rocks, spices and leather are all given an extra kick of brightness in an energetic, chiseled Gevrey that delivers the goods. There is a lot to like here.
    Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
    5-7 weeks

    Burgundy 12x75cl 1 90-92 (VN) Read Review/Description Inc. VAT: £1,421.48
    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2020 (6x75cl)
    Inc. VAT: £1,201.67
    2020

    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2020 (6x75cl)

    Vinous (90)

    The 2020 Gevrey-Chambertin Village, which this year contains the measly amount of Les Evocelles harvested, has superb concentration on the nose with black cherries, bilberry and light oyster shell scents, all beautifully-defined. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannins and is very pure and concentrated, maybe just needing a little more mineralité to come through on the finish. Give this 3-4 years in bottle.
    Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
    5-6 months

    Burgundy 6x75cl 1 90 (VN) Read Review/Description Inc. VAT: £1,201.67
    Year Wine Region Format Qty Score Price Wishlist
    Denis Bachelet Bourgogne Rouge 2018 (6x75cl)
    In Bond: £402.01
    2018

    Denis Bachelet Bourgogne Rouge 2018 (6x75cl)
    Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
    5-7 weeks

    Burgundy 6x75cl 1 - In Bond: £402.01
    Denis Bachelet Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru VV 2013 (1x300cl)
    In Bond: £3,890.00
    2013

    Denis Bachelet Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru VV 2013 (1x300cl)

    Vinous (93-96)

    Bachelet's 2013 Charmes-Chambertin is striking. Translucent and pulsating in the glass, the 2013 possesses notable energy and fabulous overall balance. Dark red cherry, violet, leather and smoke gradually unfurl in a mysterious, beguiling Charmes that will provide fabulous drinking for many years.
    As per photo 1 In Stock - Immediate Delivery

    Burgundy 1x300cl 1 93-96 (VN) Read Review/Description In Bond: £3,890.00
    Denis Bachelet Cote-de-Nuits Villages 2018 (6x75cl)
    In Bond: £533.67
    2018

    Denis Bachelet Cote-de-Nuits Villages 2018 (6x75cl)

    Vinous (90-92)

    The 2018 Côtes de Nuits Villages has a wonderful, very pure bouquet of perfumed raspberry, wild strawberry and pressed flower aromas that unfold with great precision. The palate is medium-bodied with a vibrant, very focused and elegant entry, just about perfect acidity, and plenty of poise on a finish worthy of a premier cru. Yep – that good. Go buy.
    Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
    5-7 weeks

    Burgundy 6x75cl 1 90-92 (VN) Read Review/Description In Bond: £533.67
    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Les Corbeaux VV 2016 (3x75cl)
    In Bond: £655.00
    2016

    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin 1er Cru Les Corbeaux VV 2016 (3x75cl)

    Vinous (91-93)

    (the crop level here was a full 42 hectoliters per hectare): Moderately saturated medium red. Very ripe but reticent aromas of black cherry, dark plum, licorice and minerals. A bit more masculine and strict than the Les Evocelles (this wine is from clay soil, while the Evocelles is planted on hard rock) and the only one of these '16s to show any evidence of reduction. Finishes with a firm spine of tannins and a subtle salty character. A rather powerful wine from three parcels, the oldest planted in the 1920s and the youngest following the 1985 frost.
    Repack 1 In Stock - Immediate Delivery

    Burgundy 3x75cl 1 91-93 (VN) Read Review/Description In Bond: £655.00
    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2013 (12x75cl)
    In Bond: £1,157.79
    2013

    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2013 (12x75cl)

    Vinous (90-92)

    Bright and delineated, the 2013 Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes is a terrific example of the year. Wild flowers, dark stone fruits, mint, crushed rocks, spices and leather are all given an extra kick of brightness in an energetic, chiseled Gevrey that delivers the goods. There is a lot to like here.
    Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
    5-7 weeks

    Burgundy 12x75cl 1 90-92 (VN) Read Review/Description In Bond: £1,157.79
    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2020 (6x75cl)
    In Bond: £988.00
    2020

    Denis Bachelet Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2020 (6x75cl)

    Vinous (90)

    The 2020 Gevrey-Chambertin Village, which this year contains the measly amount of Les Evocelles harvested, has superb concentration on the nose with black cherries, bilberry and light oyster shell scents, all beautifully-defined. The palate is medium-bodied with supple tannins and is very pure and concentrated, maybe just needing a little more mineralité to come through on the finish. Give this 3-4 years in bottle.
    Estimated Arrival to United Kingdom:
    5-6 months

    Burgundy 6x75cl 1 90 (VN) Read Review/Description In Bond: £988.00

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