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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Joseph Drouhin

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Grands Echezeaux

Grape Type:

Pinot Noir

Grands Echézeaux, Grand Cru, 2008

6x75cl £1,300.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

Often one of the star wines in the Drouhin cellars, though this can be a behemoth it is never out of balance. This is true to type: big-framed dark fruit tannins, notes of bramble, cherry, black and redcurrant with hints of sloe sweetness offsetting a complex salt and savoury dimension, spice, herb and touches of coal dust notes ala Rhône, too, culminating in an enormous finish. A breathtaking wine that will need several years in bottle for all of its many layers to unfurl.

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