Background information


In vintage 1996: batonnage information unknown.

Wines


1995

  • Corton Charlemagne (05 Mar 2004): Medium gold, fully mature, not oxidized [Don Cornwell]
  • Corton Charlemagne (May-Aug 2004): three bottles all very deep gold color and obviously rapidly oxidizing, but still enjoyable to some degree at this point [Don Cornwell]
  • Corton Charlemagne (06 Oct. 2006): One bottle brown and completely oxidized; second bottle fully mature, not oxidized [Don Cornwell]
  • Corton Charlemagne (Dec 2006): Two bottles completely oxidized; one bottle mature and drinking very well. [Poppy Davis]
  • Corton Charlemagne (8 Mar 2007): Last two bottles were completely oxidized [Don Cornwell]

1998

  • Mercurey Clos des Barraults 1998 (Nov 2002): not oxidized [Jan-Tore Egge]
  • Mercurey Clos des Barraults 1998 (Jul 2003): not oxidized [Jan-Tore Egge]