Domaine Armand Rousseau   Chambertin Clos de Beze Grand Cru

2001 Chambertin Clos-de-Beze Grand Cru

By Domaine Armand Rousseau

2001 Chambertin Clos-de-Beze Grand Cru from Domaine Armand Rousseau, Burgundy

The turn of the millennium was celebrated with climatic benevolence in Burgundy, and the resulting 2001 vintage wines have since navigated the palates of enthusiasts with their distinguished nuances. Cradled within this esteemed vintage is the 2001 Chambertin Clos-de-Beze Grand Cru from Domaine Armand Rousseau, a wine that stands as a testimony to the harmony between varietal and terroir, delivered in a velveteen glove of refined sophistication.

 

Distinguished Pedigree, Exceptional Vintage

The narrative of the 2001 season speaks of an almost effortless artistry, characterised by ample sunlight and tempered warmth. It impelled an even ripening that culminated in grapes evincing optimal balance—a prerequisite for fine wine investment-ready bottles. The trusted hands that nurture Domaine Armand Rousseau's vineyards expertly harnessed these conditions to craft a Grand Cru of profound character and longevity.

 

Respecting Terroir: A Masterpiece Rendered

In tasting, the remarkable finesse of the 2001 Chambertin Clos-de-Beze from Domaine Armand Rousseau unfolds like a venerable tome, each page revealing depths of dark berry, cherry confit, and whispers of earthy truffle. These vibrant fruit notes seamlessly integrate with hints of sweet spices and subtle touch of game, encapsulating the year's delicate dance between ripeness and restraint. The palate is embraced by silken tannins that assure investors not just in pleasure but in potential value appreciation.

Oenophiles harbouring an affinity for Burgundian mastercraft would well recognise this wine as one possessed of a stately poise—reflective of its noble lineage yet remarkably forward-thinking in its execution.

 

Investment Potential and Collectibility

The investment allure of the 2001 Chambertin Clos-de-Beze Grand Cru lies not only in its enological magnificence but also in its cellar-worthy structure. As this extraordinary vintage matures gracefully, it remains enshrined within the pantheon of collectibles that beckon to those pursuing depth, complexity, and finesse in their portfolios.

The unique characteristics defining this exquisite offering from Domaine Armand Rousseau make it a judicious acquisition for those looking to enhance their collection with a bottle redolent of Burgundy's heartland at a poignant moment in time.

Market price (GBP)

£25,560.00

12x75cl

Highest score

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POP score

N/A

Vintage performance