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 de la romanee conti richebourg
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Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, Richebourg Grand Cru

Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, Richebourg Grand Cru
As usual, the Richebourg shows its exuberant personality even in barrel. The palate is opulent and round with gorgeous flavours that are intricately layered, generous and persistent in the long finish. Expressive and generous. 18.5pts/20 (95/100pts)
Drink 2017–2027