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Chambertin Clos de Bèze, Domaine Robert Groffier 2011

Grape VarietyPinot Noir

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Qty Units Price IB GBP Per Score
Burgundy2011Chambertin Clos de Bèze, Domaine Robert GroffierBT1 \ 0125,400.001290/93 ST1260093.0090.00Chambertin Clos de Beze, Groffier0.7510
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Tasting Notes

(two-thirds vendange entier; from a crop level of just 23 hectoliters per hectare, or about 10 h/h lower than the estate's other crus, according to Nicolas Groffier; finished its malolactic fermentation three weeks before my visit): Deep, saturated ruby. Very dark aromas of black cherry, violet, dark chocolate and crushed stone. Large-scaled and seriously structured, but dominated today by musky and saline qualities. Finishes with a strong spine of acidity and tannins and excellent length. This is showing the effects of a recent sulfur addition.

Stephen Tanzer, International Wine Cellar, February 2013
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