A Day of Contrasts in Beaune, Part II

Tasting a big range of 2016s at Maison Louis Latour
A Day of Contrasts in Beaune, Part II
Louis-Fabrice Latour's yields are down in 2016, but the maison's top wines are concentrated and focused. (Michel Joly)
Feb 16, 2018
Wine Spectator senior editor Bruce Sanderson traveled to Burgundy for preview tastings of the 2016 vintage Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays; here's his report from Maison Louis Latour.

Member-Only Content

Premium Subscription

Join today and get immediate access to this article, and to our entire database of more than 400,000 wine ratings. It only takes moments—but it will help you drink better all year long.

Start Free 30-day Trial

Already a member? Sign In

You Might Also Like

Kinsman Eades Is Poised to Make Its Mark

Kinsman Eades Is Poised to Make Its Mark

For Nigel and Shae Kinsman, the road to Cabernet success started in Australia and passed …

May 5, 2021
A Steep Learning Curve at David Arthur

A Steep Learning Curve at David Arthur

A tasting of estate Cabernets back to 2010 reveals how owner David Arthur Long and …

May 3, 2021
Hillick & Hobbs: The Newest Rising Star in the Finger Lakes

Hillick & Hobbs: The Newest Rising Star in the Finger Lakes

Paul Hobbs, best-known for his Napa Cabernets and international winemaking projects, has …

Apr 1, 2021
Rebuilding Napa's Burgess Cellars from the Ground Up

Rebuilding Napa's Burgess Cellars from the Ground Up

Winemaker Meghan Zobeck has her hands full with this historic Howell Mountain Cabernet …

Mar 17, 2021
2018 Napa Cabernets Shine at Accendo, J.H. Wheeler and Trois Noix

2018 Napa Cabernets Shine at Accendo, J.H. Wheeler and Trois Noix

Napa Valley veteran Bart Araujo and family are building an admirable track record with a …

Mar 15, 2021
Bryant Family Back on Track

Bryant Family Back on Track

Winemaker KK Carothers has brought continuity back to the cellar at this icon of the Napa …

Mar 10, 2021