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Richebourg, Domaine du Clos Frantin 2011

Label
RegionBurgundy
SubregionVosne-Romanee
ColourRed
TypeStill
Grape VarietyPinot Noir

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Qty Units Price IB GBP Per Score
Burgundy2011Richebourg, Domaine du Clos FrantinBT0 \ 665,200.001293 AM6577.7777773333393.0093.00Richebourg, Clos Frantin0.7510
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Tasting Notes

Much like the Grands Echézeaux, this is intensely floral with a cool and highly restrained nose of red berries, spice and stone scents. There is excellent volume and energy to the big-bodied, intense and overtly muscular flavors that terminate in a mineral-driven, dusty and beautifully long finish. This doesn't offer the same power that the Grands Echézeaux does but this is finer and the length simply doesn't quit. A first-class beauty that despite the muscle I would describe as a Richebourg of elegance and refinement. Drink: 2026+

93
Allen Meadows, Burghound.com (53), January 2014
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