Domaine Meo Camuzet   Richebourg

2011 Richebourg

By Domaine Meo-Camuzet

2011 Richebourg from Domaine Meo-Camuzet, 0, Burgundy, France

Burgundy connoisseurs familiar with the formidable tapestry of Domaine Meo-Camuzet's offerings will attest to the fine line tread by the 2011 Richebourg, a wine of profound individuality and distinction. The vintage was a paragon of patience and precision, elements uppermost in crafting an investable gem.

 

Precocious Weather, Prudent Winemaking

The 2011 vintage in Burgundy was a study in contrasts. A precocious start to the season spurred early flowering, a boon risky in equal measure. Yet, Jean-Nicolas Méo's stewardship ensured that the noble vines weathered irregular summer squalls with the deftest touch. Unyielding attention to detail yielded a crop of fine tannins and a timeless Rigour seldom witnessed.

Within its ruby embrace, the 2011 Richebourg reveals aromatic enigmas - violets intermingled with whispers of ripe cherry and deeper hints of earthy mushroom. The palate continues this complex narrative with structured tannins framing a stage for sumptuous dark fruit symphonies to play upon; opulent yet it maintains an ineffable delicacy - the hallmark of 2011's temperate harvest endgame.

 

Investment Profile: Tailored for the Astute Collector

For investors seeking wines with enduring appeal and the promise of unfolding complexity, the 2011 Richebourg from Domaine Meo-Camuzet stands as a captivating choice. Its nuanced profile paired with the estate's legendary craftsmanship bodes well for longevity and maturation potential, characteristics sought after by seasoned collectors.

In conclusion, one finds in each glass of 2011 Richebourg a narrative spun from a year where nature and nurture danced a delicate minuet. Unearthing such stories is at the heart of fine wine investment - and here lies a chapter rich in promise.

Current market price

£14,490.00

12x75cl

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