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Romanée St. Vivant 2009 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti (1 BT)

Auction Closed

December 17, 05:34 PM GMT


1,600 - 2,200 GBP

Lot Details


Romanée St. Vivant 2009

Domaine de la Romanée-Conti

Côte de Nuits, Grand Cru

Excellent level, label very lightly soiled

Harvested after Richebourg, Romanée Conti and La Tâche. Transcendent perfume. Great, huge body and enormous precision and definition. Very rich super-structure. So much natural glycerol that the tannins are completely enveloped in sweetness. Another 2012 bottle had a gorgeous perfume and many-layered succulence on the palate, richly textured and complex. Glorious definition, freshness and glycerol. Great elegance and a great future. Serena Sutcliffe, MW

WA 95

1 bt (owc)



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