Grands Echézeaux, Domaine de la Romanée Conti 2004

RegionBurgundy
SubregionVosne-Romanee
ColourRed
TypeStill


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Tasting Notes

In contrast to the expressive spiciness of the Echézeaux, this is a clear notch up in elegance and is clearly finer with an ultra high-toned floral and spice-infused nose that is almost completely closed in though this may be due to a subtle touch of reduction and I would suggest decanting this if you're going to try a bottle young. The linear and ultra pure medium full flavors trade more on finesse and refinement than what is usually a relatively powerful and muscular wine. This isn't a big wine but the superb detail and unmatched precision are stunning but be aware that it will be a wine for the patient as this is very understated at present and will very definitely require at least a decade of cellar time to really open up.

Score: 91Allen Meadows, Burghound.com (25), January 2007

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