Red Burgundy 2011: vintage preview

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The challenging 2011 vintage tested growers, and the resulting reds are inconsistent - more reason than ever to head expert advice. Jeannie Cho Lee MW visited Burgundy to taste the wines in barrel and picks out the best from the top-end estates...
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red burgundy 2011, Domaine Jacques Frederic Mugnier
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Domaine Jacques-Frédéric Mugnier, Musigny Grand Cru

Domaine Jacques-Frédéric Mugnier, Musigny Grand Cru
Incredibly perfumed, seductive nose: violets, jasmine, sweet spices, red berry fruits. Long finish. Complete, complex and approachable. 18pts/20 (93/100pts)
Price POA OW Loeb, Woodwinters
Drink 2017–2027

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