2005 Clos de la Roche

Magnien; Michel

93Average Score
Red
Bts
-
0 Immediate | 10 Marketplace
£191.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
93
Critic Notes

One of the Magnien domaine’s two grand crus (the other Clos St. Denis, which I found marginally less impressive), their 2005 Clos de la Roche offered an unusually fat, luscious example of this cru, full of dark chocolate and liqueur-like black fruits and with amazingly sweet length, tinged by coconut, caramel and mocha. I cannot say that I could detect a mineral or animal dimension, but there was certainly imposing girth, and a complexity of ripe fruit, spice, and torrefactive elements. Jun 2007, www.robertparker.com

Score: 93-/100David Schildknecht
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Burgundy
Sub-region
Clos Roche
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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