Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2018

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| 21 MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS V ISIT u S AT MORRELLWINE .c OM cALL 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) B u RG u NDY : Re D M uch of this is the result of Pierre Duroche, who worked alongside his father since 2005, yet has managed to breathe new life and energy into everything that they do since taking over. The Duroche range now consists of a number of riveting micro-parcel bottlings from throughout Gevrey's Grand Crus, Premier Crus, and even village-level vineyards. This is what Pierre does best, communicate the individual terroir of each site in spades, yet nothing could have prepared us for the significant rise in quality found in the "village-level" Champ. Champ is a gem of a wine, and at the fraction of the price you'd expect to pay. It's not often that we look to Burgundy to find wine that presents value, but there is no better way to describe what Pierre has accomplished with the 2016 Champ. ✦ d uroche Gevrey Chambertin Champ 2016 W a 90-92 » $69 "... Clearly a step up in complexity vis-à-vis the Gevrey Villages… Beautiful. Don't underestimate this Champ…" Neal Martin (1304300) iT Ta K e S a Vi LL a G e With five generations of family winemaking to fall back on, the d omaine d uroche is now considered a pioneering estate and rising star in Gevrey Chambertin.

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