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Chambertin Clos de Bèze, Gérard Raphet 2014


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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Cs Bts Price IB GBP Per Score
Burgundy2014Chambertin Clos de Bèze, Gérard RaphetBT061,500.001292 AM6166.6666666666792.0092.00Chambertin Clos de Beze, Raphet, Gerard0.75
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Tasting Notes

Note: from a .205 ha parcel of 60+ year old vines that was acquired in 1991 from the famed Marion estate
An attractively spicy and beautifully layered nose offers up ripe aromas of red berry liqueur, violets, game and warm earth. There is good richness but also good detail to the vibrant middle weight flavors that possess good but not better mid-palate density before culminating in a firm, balanced and admirably long finish where a touch of youthful asperity appears. Note that this beguilingly and elegant wine is on the lighter side for a Clos de Bèze though it's one that should be approachable on the younger side but age well too over the medium-term.

Allen Meadows, Burghound.com (65), January 2017
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