HDH Wine

2016 Bonnes-Mares, Comte Georges de Vogüé

Côte de Nuits, grand cru

PRICE:
$599.00 per Bottle

SIZE:
750ml

AVAILABLE:
2 Bottles

 

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TASTING NOTES

"The 2016 Bonnes Mares Grand Cru was 70% affected by the frost, though François explained that the north side was spared the damage. It offers slightly darker fruit on the nose compared to the Les Amoureuses: blackcurrant, tobacco, sage and in the background a touch of flint and violet petal. The palate is medium-bodied with fine-grain tannin, though not quite as supple as the Les Amoureuses. I admire the symmetry here: a detailed and linear Bonnes Mares with impressive mineralité on the finish that lingers 45 to 60 seconds after the wine has departed." Neal Martin, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate #234
(WA, 12/29/2017)

Rating: 94-96
Drink from: 2022-2045


"Deep ruby. Once again there is an exuberant freshness to the nose of plum, violet, peony, spice and earth aromas where a top note of kirsch is present. There is outstanding density and power to the big-bodied and overtly muscular flavors that deliver fine complexity on the caressing, sappy and harmonious finish. This too is lovely and should drink well a bit earlier than it normally does if that’s your preference." Allen Meadows, Burghound.com, Issue 73
(AM, 01/10/2019)

Rating: 93
Drink from: 2028+


"Quite different from the other wines at this domaine with a deeper purple colour and really firm, savoury nose. More earth-bound, less ethereal. Hint of vegetal – by which I don’t mean unripe. Broad on the palate. Less tense and more brutal. Needs a lot of time. Lots to chew on on the finish." JancisRobinson.com
(JR, 11/06/2017)

Rating: 17.5+
Drink from: 2030-2045


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