Sign In

2012 Armand Rousseau Mazis-Chambertin

Not Currently In Auction

Latest Sale Price

April 21, 2024 - $705


Have a 2012 Armand Rousseau Mazis-Chambertin to sell?
Get a Free Estimate


93-95The Wine Advocate

Lively red berry fruit mixed with bergamot and fresh strawberry...The palate is medium-bodied with candied red fruit on the opening, luscious red berries laced with orange zest and a hint of vanilla.

92-94Vinous / IWC

Delicate and lithe on the palate...intensely perfumed and sensual. This is typical Mazy. High-toned aromatics and bright red fruits abound in a pretty, sophisticated Burgundy. Vibrant saline notes linger on the finish.

18.5Jancis Robinson

Wonderful seductive nose and satin texture. Very intense. Great life and richness but not sweet. Wears its majesty lightly – not über concentrated but beautifully balanced. Lifted and hugely seductive. Neat finish.

. There is excellent punch and power to the big-bodied, intense and muscular flavors that brim with palate coating and tannin buffering dry extract on the pungently mineral-driven and beautifully long finish.


France, Burgundy, Côte d'Or, Côte de Nuits-Villages, Gevrey-Chambertin, Mazis-Chambertin

Mazis-Chambertin is a 22.4 acre Grand Cru vineyard near the village of Gevrey-Chambertin. The name Mazis is sometimes spelled with a “y” or without the final “s.” The soil is shallow and somewhat rocky, and the wine made from this vineyard is considered excellent. The legendary Lalou Bize of Maison Leroy is one of the smaller landholders with about .6 of an acre. There are some 30 proprietors with parcels in Mazis-Chambertin. The largest are Hospices de Beaune, with 4.38 acres; Bernard Dugat-Py, with 3.05 acres; and Joseph Faiveley, with 3 acres.


Red Wine, Pinot Noir, Grand Cru

This red wine is relatively light and can pair with a wide variety of foods. The grape prefers cooler climates and the wine is most often associated with Burgundy, Champagne and the U.S. west coast. Regional differences make it nearly as fickle as it is flexible.