2000 Tertre Roteboeuf

The 2000 Tertre Roteboeuf is a stunningly rich, 98 point St Emilion that makes a fabulous addition to even the most well-stocked cellar.


Tertre Roteboeuf is about as esoteric as St Emilion gets. A cult wine seldom seen in any quantity, it comes from a very special vineyard site that is slightly cooler parcel than that of neighbouring Troplong Mondot and Pavie. This has a profound effect on the wine and allows the fruit more time on the vine, giving it the perfect balance of power, concentration and richness.


It means a pure vintage depiction that can be distinguished from other, more modern style, St Emilions. The Tertre Roteboeuf is characterful, complex, extremely refined and a great wine to own.

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Average critic rating : 98.0 points



My all-time favorite vintage of Tertre-Roteboeuf, the 2000 should age much more consistently than the rather irregular 1990 or the top-notch 1989. The 2005 should give it a run for its money down the road, but at present, this wine is performing fabulously well. It boasts a dense ruby/purple color along with notes of kirsch liqueur and licorice. This St.-Emilion could pass for a great Chateauneuf du Pape or top-notch Musigny, although it has more power and depth than a burgundy, and none of the peppery/garrigue characteristics of a Rhone. Nevertheless, there is a sweet character from the high glycerin level as I suspect the alcohol content exceeds 14%. Velvety textured and full-bodied, but surprisingly youthful, this stunningly rich wine can be drunk now, but promises to last another two decades. Wine Advocate.June, 2010

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Chart showing (to 25/10/2016) market price for 12x75cl standard case:

Tertre Roteboeuf 2000
+£1,426.00     (+105.86%) Latest price:  £2,773.00
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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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FINE+RARE can arrange delivery of your wines to your personal fine wine storage account:
Deliveries within London City Bond or to a Vinotheque storage account are charged at £ 8 + VAT for up to 10 cases (12x75cl or equivalent).
Deliveries to all other storage providers are charged at £ 16 + VAT for up to 10 cases (12x75cl or equivalent).

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