*terroir Insight: of the 50 acres comprising Clos Vougeot, GFS owns one of the most revered segment called "Musigni" located adjacent to the Musigny Grand Cru, a mention once allowed on the label. Character of a Musigny in disguise....
2018 Chemin des Moines de Vergy $96/b *2nd vintage produced-Very Limited *Terroir Insight: Located Above Romanee Conti. It was planted to vines before the phylloxera crisis and was on the path the monks took from Romanee Conti to their abbey of Saint Vivant)
The Gros Family established themselves as an important landholder in Vosne-
Romanée in 1882 after their purchase of 2 hectares in Richebourg au Varoilles. In the
1920’s they were able to add to their portfolio with the significant purchase of
parcels in both Echezeaux and Clos Vougeot. Jumping ahead to 1965, Gustave and Collette joined to form the firm of Gros Frere et Soeur, or “Gros brother and sister,”
For the past 20 or so years, the sibling’s nephew, Bernard, has run the domaine, It
was Bernard who established the house reputation for making luxurious reds with a