Clos De La Roche Vieilles Vignes

2015 Clos De La Roche Vieilles Vignes Ponsot

  • Classification:
    Grand Cru
  • Color:
    Red
  • Appellation:
    Clos De La Roche
  • Volume:
    0.75L
  • Grape Type:
    Pinot Noir
  • Packaging:
    Loose
  • Stock Location:
    France
€474
In stock (1)
Wine Critics Notes:

Allen Meadows - Score: 93-96 (2017 Jan.)

An overtly floral-suffused nose, and in particular violet and lilac, adds a touch of elegance to the liqueur-like red cherry, plum and dark currant scents. The exceptionally rich and full-bodied flavors possess an outstanding level of dry extract that imparts a highly seductive texture to the mid-palate, indeed it's even caressing, yet the intensity and power really mount as this moves toward the almost painfully intense and explosive finale. Like its Clos St. Denis stable mate, this is superb and should effortlessly reward 20 years of cellaring and still be around 50 years from now.