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Clos de Vougeot, Domaine Jean Grivot 2001

RegionBurgundy
SubregionVosne-Romanee
ColourRed
TypeStill
Grape VarietyPinot Noir

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Cs Bts Price IB GBP Per Score
Burgundy2001Clos de Vougeot, Domaine Jean Grivot

Not in original carton

BT03175.00
165.00
bt92 AM322092.0092.00Clos de Vougeot, Grivot, Jean0.75
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Tasting Notes

(opened from personal storage). The still very fresh and quite youthful nose offers good complexity and bread to the still almost entirely primary dark berry fruit aromas. Similarly, the big, powerful, earthy and borderline rustic large-scaled flavors remain underpinned by firm but not hard tannins that are buffered by plenty of sappy extract and fine depth. While drinkable and enjoyable after 10 years of cellar time, for my taste this could still benefit from another 5 to 7 years of cellar time. In sum, this is lovely juice that could surprise to the upside. Tasted twice with consistent notes.

92
Allen Meadows, Burghound.com, December 2011
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