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Corton Rouge, Domaine de la Romanée Conti 2018

RegionBurgundy
SubregionVosne-Romanee
ColourRed
TypeStill
Grape VarietyPinot Noir

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Tasting Notes

A notably ripe yet still fresh nose speaks of liqueur-like aromas of plum, black cherry and plenty of earth and floral nuances and in particular violet. The cool, sleek and intense broad-shouldered flavors possess a velvety, even seductive, mid-palate mouthfeel along with good power on the stony, complex and solidly persistent finish where the only nit is a hint of warmth. The supporting tannins are ripe and firm and sufficiently dense that this will likely need 15 to 18 years to reach full maturity.

93
Allen Meadows, Burghound.com (81), January 2021
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