Original
18 Ratings
Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Richebourg Grand Cru

Wine Details

Region

BurgundyFrance

Wine Description

(2008 Vintage) This immediate neighbor of la Romanée-Conti escorts Her Majesty with good-natured ribaldry. It is a king's musketeer who likes company, likes to laugh and to sing, to feel that the somewhat brutal strengh of his athlete's body is admired.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (1999 Vintage) Rating: 94-97 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 136
  • Burghound
    (2007 Vintage) "A much more restrained, even taciturn nose that is actually quite ripe, spicy, fresh and diaphanous features primarily floral infused red berry, mineral and Asian spice aromas that merge gracefully into supple, round and tautly muscled broad-shouldered flavors that are almost as pure as those of the RSV, all wrapped in a detailed, focused and almost painfully intense finish brimming with minerality and striking length. This is a karate champion of a wine that isn't especially big but the power a...
  • Burghound
    (1979 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Burghound on Nov 22, 2005.