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Average critic rating : 90.0 points



The 2009 Clos de Vougeot is a powerful, intense wine. This is rather closed in on itself, but from time to time the fruit emerges from beneath the imposing tannins. Freshly cut flowers, mint and sweet spices linger on the powerful, taut finish. The Clos Vougeot shows considerable potential. Anticipated maturity: 2019-2029. ||Regis Forey began harvesting on September 13. His wines did a total of eight(!) weeks of cuvaison, by far the lengthiest vinifications of any grower I visited. Forey used 100% new oak for all of his 1ers and Grands Crus. The wines were bottled between December, 2010 and February, 2011 with no fining or filtration. These are unusually open, fruit-driven wines, even within the context of 2009. The Grand Crus are not necessarily better than some of the 1ers. I am not sure how well the wines will age, but in most cases they will certainly deliver considerable pleasure early on. Wine Advocate.May, 2011


FINE+RARE offers UK home delivery through our logistics partner London City Bond, with next day deliveries available for Central London addresses.
We deliver Monday to Friday; charges are £ 16 + VAT for up to 10 cases (12x75cl or equivalent) for most UK postcodes.
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Our storage costs are highly competitive. We will happily accept cases or single bottles, charging pro-rata based on the number of bottles and length of storage period.
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