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Domaine Ponsot Cuvée Vieilles Vignes Clos de la Roche Grand Cru 2016

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$1,770.00
VINTAGES#:
13808
1500 ml bottle
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The 2016 Clos de la Roche Grand Cru Cuvée Vieilles Vignes is superb, bursting from the glass with aromas of juicy cherries, peonies, blood orange, licorice, raw cocoa and espresso roast. On the palate, it's full-bodied, deep and succulent, with a concentrated, layered mid-palate, satiny structuring tannins and vibrant underlying acidity, concluding with a long finish. Harvested on October 7 at a comparatively high yield by Ponsot's standards of 38 hectoliters per hectare, this year seems to have been perfectly adapted to Ponsot's style. Vibrant, elegant and expressive, the 2016 is quite different from the richer, more powerful 2015, but in the fullness of time, I wouldn't be surprised to see it surpassing its brawnier elder sibling. Drink date: 2026-2055. Score - 97. (William Kelley, robertparker.com, Cot. 31, 2018)

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  • Release Date
    July 16, 2020
  • Alcohol/Vol
    13.5%
  • Made In
    Burgundy, France
  • By
    Domaine Ponsot
  • Varietal
    Pinot Noir

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The 2016 Clos de la Roche Grand Cru Cuvée Vieilles Vignes is superb, bursting from the glass with aromas of juicy cherries, peonies, blood orange, licorice, raw cocoa and espresso roast. On the palate, it's full-bodied, deep and succulent, with a concentrated, layered mid-palate, satiny structuring tannins and vibrant underlying acidity, concluding with a long finish. Harvested on October 7 at a comparatively high yield by Ponsot's standards of 38 hectoliters per hectare, this year seems to have been perfectly adapted to Ponsot's style. Vibrant, elegant and expressive, the 2016 is quite different from the richer, more powerful 2015, but in the fullness of time, I wouldn't be surprised to see it surpassing its brawnier elder sibling. Drink date: 2026-2055. Score - 97. (William Kelley, robertparker.com, Cot. 31, 2018)

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  • Release Date
    July 16, 2020
  • Alcohol/Vol
    13.5%
  • Made In
    Burgundy, France
  • By
    Domaine Ponsot
  • Varietal
    Pinot Noir
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