Volnay premier cru 2010: panel tasting results

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The 2010s showed purity and austerity in our panel tasting, but some producers strugged to achieve full ripeness. While not a great vintage, our panel said it's a good one to buy - but with care. See the top 13 Volnay premier cru 2010s here...
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Volnay 2010, Pierre Morey Santenots
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Pierre Morey, Santenots
Decanter average score: 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Michael Schuster 16.5 Steven Spurrier 17.5 Sebastian Thomas 17
Black summer fruits, plums and blackcurrants on the perfumed nose. Real premier cru quality. This is a beautifully structured wine that has kept all the aromatic qualities of Volnay with no exaggeration of fruit, just vineyard expression. and clarity.
Price £49 (2008) Justerini & Brooks
Drink 2014–2028
Alc 13%

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Pierre Morey, Santenots
Decanter average score: 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Michael Schuster 16.5 Steven Spurrier 17.5 Sebastian Thomas 17
Black summer fruits, plums and blackcurrants on the perfumed nose. Real premier cru quality. This is a beautifully structured wine that has kept all the aromatic qualities of Volnay with no exaggeration of fruit, just vineyard expression. and clarity.
Price £49 (2008) Justerini & Brooks
Drink 2014–2028
Alc 13%

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