Top 2017 Côte de Nuits en primeur wines

Tim Atkin MW suggests you ‘stick to producers you know and trust’ in the 2017 Côte de Nuits. Scroll down for his report, including best producers and hundreds of tasting notes & scores…

2017 Côte de Nuits en primeur
Bales of damp straw providing a smokescreen to ward off the spring frosts at Domaine Drouhin-Laroze, 29 April 2017.

Scroll down to see Tim’s Côte de Nuits tasting notes & scores

It’s extremely difficult to summarise the Côte de Nuits in 2017. While it’s true that this is a vintage that expresses individual terroirs, it’s also one in which human decisions – especially picking dates, crop levels and time in barrel – have had a significant impact.

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