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 Faiveley La Combe d’Orveau
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Domaine Faiveley, La Combe d’Orveau 1er Cru

Domaine Faiveley, La Combe d’Orveau 1er Cru
Gorgeous perfume of violets, jasmine and spices with firm acidity on the finish. Lovely wine with great balance. 17.5pts/20 (91/100pts)
Price POA Armit
Drink 2016–2023

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