Domaine Vincent Dancer
Vincent Dancer grew up in Alsace, where he inherited a love of wine and photography from his father. After studying engineering, his father suggested that Vincent spend some time in Burgundy, where his family owned some vines that were being rented out to cousins. Dancer was immediately hooked, and decided to settle in Chassagne-Montrachet and make wine from the five hectares of well-situated vineyards. The winery is small even by the standards of Burgundy, and despite Dancer’s reclusive nature, the wines are well known to a small circle of restaurateurs and wine-lovers who reliably take their miniscule allocation year after year.
Dancer was the first producer in Chassagne to become certified organic, and there remains less than a handful of others. He is quietly individualistic, creating his own lean, bright, and savory style of wines, trusting his instincts and experience to make the best possible wine in his own way. Each cuvée, however, is truly a reflection of the terroir—from the rich, unctuous Meursault Perrières to the incisively fresh Chassagne Tête du Clos. It is not an exaggeration to say that the wines from Vincent Dancer are majestically unique, exceptionally delicious, and well worth the effort of seeking out.
Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Tête du Clos
The premier cru Morgeot is the largest in Chassagne and is made up of multiple small plots that can be labeled either as Morgeot or carry their own names. Tête du Clos is a designated parcel within Morgeot located higher up on the slope. This cuvée...
Meursault Les Grands Charrons
Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru La Romanée
Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Morgeot
Meursault 1er Cru Les Perrières
Chevalier-Montrachet Grand Cru
Meursault Les Corbins
Beaune 1er cru Les Montrevenots
Pommard Les Perrières
Pommard 1er Cru Les Pézerolles