Sylvain Cathiard - a treat for burgundy lovers
17 Aug 2009 by Jancis Robinson
Burgundy lovers may remember that, as early as late November in Chambolle in the snow , I identified Sylvain Cathiard as one of the star performers of the 2007 vintage. I tasted there at the end of a long day last December, straight after visiting DRC, and was still inspired by the energy and expressiveness of the fruit here in a cellar he had recently acquired from his late father. Last May I had the chance to taste a range of wines over four vintages back to 1996 from this Vosne-Romanée domaine at one of the excellent tastings organised by the London W8 wine merchant Roberson (who recently announced they are to launch Roberson...

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