2005 Denis Mortet - Gevrey-Chambertin Mes Cinq Terroirs 750ml

France - Burgundy - Cote de Nuits - Gevrey Chambertin | Villages/ Red / Pinot Noir   |     Watch

IWC 89(+?)   JR 17.5   Collector 88
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Professional Reviews For This Wine


International Wine Cellar | Rating: 89(+?)

($125) Deep red. Exotic but pure aromas of purple fruits, violet and spices. Supple and juicy, with a strong spice character and a suggestion of crystallized fruits. Finishes with firm, building tannins and a medicinal suggestion of menthol. This village wine really calls for five or six years of aging.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 137

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Jancis Robinson | Rating: 17.5

Sweet start. So charming and seductive! Deep and gorgeous. Tingles and races over the palate. Real tingle.

Drink Dates: 2010-2018
Author: Jancis Robinson


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Collector Reviews For This Wine


Rating: 88
Author: Daniel F397
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 12/20/2007
I was expecting a lot from this wine, but didn't get much beyond pinot flavors and earth. Only had a tasting size pour though, so would love to see what time/air could do for this wine

Average rating: 90, based on 3 reviews

Collector Data For This Wine

918 bottles owned by 204 collectors.

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About This Producer


This relatively young domaine - founded in the early 1980s - has a tragic history. Just as Denis Mortet, and his acclaimed wines, were attaining great success, M. Mortet took his own life (January 2006). However, we are left with a domaine whose immaculate vineyards span 10 hectares in 14 different appellations. The wines are intense, pure, undeniably rich pleasures to drink and age. 100% new French oak is used on all of the wines. The 2005s are the last vintage that he tended from vine to bottle and perfectly honor his limitless passion and commitment to making the very best he could.


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Wine Varietal: Pinot Noir


Notorious for its fickle growing patterns, Pinot Noir vines prefer long, cool growing conditions and tend to mutate easily, leaving behind numerous clones and inconsistent flavor profiles. Although it is one of the three major varieties used in Champagne production, Burgundy is the traditional home of Pinot Noir. The 30-mile stretch of hills known as the Cote d'Or is valued as the world's premier production area. Pinot Noir is planted all over the world. In the United States, Sonoma, the Russian River Valley, Carneros and the Willamette Valley produce top-notch wines from this variety. Other notable countries include New Zealand, Australia, and Chile. Typical descriptors for Pinot Noir include strawberry, raspberry, cherry, mushroom, and meaty notes.

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