2015 Richebourg

Gros; Frere et Soeur

92Average Score
Red
6x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace
£2,423.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
92
Critic Notes

(from a .7 ha parcel that was partially replanted in 1985 and the remainder in 1989). Generous wood fights somewhat with the otherwise attractively spicy aromas of red and black cherry, raspberry and violet scents. The exceptionally rich, suave and opulent big-bodied flavors possess an attractive minerality that adds interest to the highly complex but borderline heavy finish. This seemed almost fatigued which makes me wonder if this particular sample is representative of how the wine will show once it’s in bottle and my predicted range embodies the benefit of the doubt that it will recover. Dec 2016, www.burghound.com

Score: 90-93/100Allen Meadows, Burghound
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Burgundy
Sub-region
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Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
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Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
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Drinking Window
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Country
France
Region
Burgundy
Sub-region
-
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
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