Domaine Leflaive   Bienvenues Batard Montrachet

2006 Bienvenues-Batard-Montrachet

By Domaine Leflaive

2005 Vosne les Genaivrieres from Domaine Leroy, Burgundy, France

The dignified 2005 vintage stands as a beacon for Burgundy connoisseurs, and the 2005 Vosne les Genaivrieres from Domaine Leroy is one manifestation of this celebrated year that resonates deeply with its terroir's profound eloquence.

 

A Vintage Capturing the Quintessence of Vosne-Romanée

The customary climate of 2005 bestowed upon Burgundy growers an almost fairytale perfection in viticulture, with an optimally warm summer concluding in a splendidly timed harvest, producing grapes of exceptional phenolic ripeness. Domaine Leroy, with its unwavering commitment to biodynamic cultivation, harnessed this brilliance to craft a wine that exhibits remarkable depth coupled with unassailable elegance—a clear testament to the meticulous care taken in both vineyard and cellar.

 

Lush Bouquet and Symphonic Palate: A Feast for Senses and Investment

Intoxicating aromas of spiced cherry and ripe plum emanate from the glass of this 2005 Vosne les Genaivrieres with an undercurrent of truffle and violets that beckon further exploration. On the palate, it pirouettes between robust notes of blackcurrant and subtler accents of cinnamon — a kaleidoscope of flavour balanced by finely-woven tannins. Its poised structure and enduring finish suggest not only immediate hedonistic pleasure but also tremendous potential for cellaring, solidifying its reputation as one of the leading lights in fine wine investment from the region.

The timeless tapestry woven by the 2005 vintage in Burgundy is captured impeccably within Domaine Leroy's cuvée—an achievement which sits at the pinnacle of fine wine artistry. A harmonious mélange of opulence and finesse marks this 2005 Vosne les Genaivrieres as not merely a drink but as an experience to be cherished. In essence, it is a paragon among wines, emblematic of both Domaine Leroy's mastery and 2005's benevolent climate—a compelling proposition for devotees or investors seeking premier Burgundian vintages.

Current market price

$14,460.00

12x75cl

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