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June. 15. 2014 - Wine Spectator

92 - Vosne-Romanée Les Suchots 2011

A big, rich sed, saturated with black cherry, blackberry and spice flavors. The oak is well-integrated in this dense yet balanced style. Finishes long, with everything in place for a fine evolution. Best from 2016 through 2027. 75 cases made. –B.S.

93 - Mazis-Chambertin 2011

This is opulent, with rich cherry, blackberry and floral notes, offset by spicy oak. Though firm and dense, this is long and detailed on the finish. Shows fine balance overall. Best from 2017 through 2030. 50 cases made. –B.S.

91 - Gevrey-Chambertin Les Cazetiers 2011

Well-oaked, with vanilla, smoke and toast notes over pure black cherry flavors. Sinewy and tannic, but an element of sweet fruit returns on the finish. Best from 2016 through 2024. 75 cases made. –B.S.

90 - Gevrey-Chambertin Vieilles Vignes 2011

A broad, chunky style, this has black cherry and berry flavors backed by firm tannins. Dense and a bit crisp on the finish, this will benefit from a little age. Best from 2015 through 2022. 375 cases made. –B.S.

93 - Echézeaux 2011

Tightly wound and dense, with grainy tannins supporting pure cherry, strawberry and oak spice flavors. This is muscular and intense, finishing long, showing accents of smoke and mineral. Best from 2017 through 2027. 50 cases made. –B.S.

92 - Corton Rognet 2011

Sandalwood, cedar and light herb aromas grace the cherry and strawberry fruit in this fluid, well-structured red. The tannins build and dominate the finish, but the ample fruit persists. Just needs time to integrate. Best from 2017 through 2029. 100 cases made. –B.S.

92 - Corton-Charlemagne 2011

Rich, laced with lemon, peach, apple and vanilla flavors. Juicy and harmonious, with a stony feel on the finish. Combines power and suppleness. Drink now through 2020. 325 cases made. –B.S.

89 - Aloxe-Corton 2011

Fresh and crisp, offering cherry, spice and earth flavors. Balanced and chunky in profile, with a long, fruit-filled finish. Best from 2015 through 2023. 125 cases made. –B.S.

90 - Beaune Aux Cras 2011

Very pure, offering violet, black cherry, black currant and mineral notes on a linear frame. Delivers tension and a firm structure, finishing long and resonant. Best from 2016 through 2028. 150 cases made. –B.S.

89 - Meursault Charmes 2011

Apple and citrus flavors are accented by spice notes in this rich and lively white, which is a bit compact, with tannins emerging on the moderately long finish. Seems reserved for now. Best from 2016 through 2024. 100 cases made. –B.S.

90 - Puligny-Montrachet 2012

The floral, apple and wax flavors take on some citrus notes as this bracing white closes in on the finish. A bit lean and tart, whit moderate length. Best from 2015 through 2022. 250 cases. –B.S.

90 - Savigny-lès-Beaune Les vergelesses 2011

This red starts out supple, with cherry, strawberry and spice flavors. The well-integrated tannins shore up the finish, keeping, this balanced overall. Best from 2015 through 2023. 75 cases made. –B.S.

May. 31. 2014 - Wine Spectator

89 - Pommard Les Grands Epenots 2011

Cherry and earth flavors mingle in this firm, compact red. A bit curt now, this stays balanced throughout, driven by vibrant acidity. Best from 2016 through 2023. 100 cases made. –B.S.

90 - Pernand-Vergelesses Ile de Vergelesses 2011

A whiff of spicy oak gives way to cherry, raspberry and mineral flavors in this tightly grained red. There’s plenty of grip on the finish, showing freshness and fine length. Best from 2016 through 2023. 200 cases made. –B.S

90 - Volnay les Taillepieds 2011

Tightly wound, with cherry, berry and spice flavors wrapped in dense tannins, ending with balance in a slim frame. Should improve with time. Best from 2016 through 2026. 150 cases made.

Aug. 31. 2014 - Wine Spectator

90 - Beaune White Les Reversées 2011

There are several attractive elements here, with bright citrus fruit, backing spice notes and a vibrant structure, but they need time to integrate. The aftertaste shows a graphite accent. Best from 2016 through 2023. 100 cases made. –B.S.

92 - Chassagne-Montrachet Les Chenevottes 2011

Anise, spice and toast aromas lead to flavors of apple and spice, supported by bracing acidity. There’s a touch of heat in the balance, but this stays complex and long, with an oak-tinged finish. Drink now through 2021. 100 cases made. –B.S

90 - Pernand-Vergelesses White Les Belles Filles 2012

A combination of richness and vibrant structure, this white displays butterscotch, lemon, apple and spice flavors, ending with a tangy, spice filled aftertaste. Best from 2015 through 2022. 275 cases made. –B.S.

90 - Pernand-vergelesses White Les Combottes 2011

Elegant and focused, showing lemon, apple, spice and mineral flavors allied to a firm spine of acidity. Fresh and juicy, with a lingering finish that echoes the spice notes. Best from 2015 through 2022. 830 cases made. –B.S.

89 - Pernand-Vergelesses White En Caradeux 2011

Round and marked by spicy oak, with clove, nutmeg and vanilla accents shading the lemon and apple flavors. Well-integrated, with a mouthwatering finish. Drink now through 2020. 500 cases made. –B.S.

89 - Pernand-Vergelesses White Sous Frétille 2011

This starts out mellow, with floral scented apple pie and lemon notes, turning crisper and leaner on the finish. Spice accents grace the finish. Drink now through 2020. 40 cases made. –B.S.

90 - St.-Aubin Les Castets 2011

A harmonious blend of peach, melon, grapefruit and spice notes, focused by the vibrant structure. A bit lean in the end, but should flesh out over the short term. Best from 2015 through 2021. 150 cases made. –B.S.

Issue 58 - Burghound 2015

2013 Aloxe-Corton red (86-88)

2013 Beaune Vieilles Vignes red (86-88)

2013 Beaune « 1er » red (86-89)

2013 Bourgogne Signature red (85-87)

2013 Corton Grand Cru red 87

2013 Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru red (90-92)

2013 Echézeaux Grand Cru red 90

2013 Mazis-Chambertin Grand Cru red (89-91)

2013 Nuits-Saint-Georges red 89

2013 Pommard red (84-86)

2013 Savigny-lès-Beaune “Les Vergelesses” 1er red 88

2013 Volnay red (86-89)

2013 Vosne-Romanée red (86-89)

2013 Vosne-Romanée “Les Suchots” 1er red 90 

issue 59 - Burghound 2015

2013 Bourgogne white 86

2013 Chassagne-Montrachet white 88

2013 Chassagne-Montrachet « Les Chenevottes » 1er white 90

2013 Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru white 92

2013 Meursault white 89

2013 Pouilly-Fuissé white 87

2013 Puligny-Montrachet white 89

2103 St. Aubin “Les Murgers des Dents de Chien” 1er white 90

2013 Viré-Clessé white 87