Domaine Comte de Vogue   Musigny Cuvee Vieilles Vignes Grand Cru

2018 Musigny Cuvee Vieilles Vignes Grand Cru

By Domaine Comte de Vogue

2018 Musigny Cuvee Vieilles Vignes Grand Cru from Domaine Comte de Vogue, Burgundy, France

The 2018 vintage in Burgundy is quickly establishing itself as one of those triumphs of viticultural prowess that can only emerge from the confluence of an exceptional terroir and a favourable season. The 2018 Musigny Cuvee Vieilles Vignes Grand Cru from Domaine Comte de Vogue encapsulates this marvellous alignment with aplomb.

 

A Vintage Defined by Poise and Precision

I have had the pleasure of following the journey of Domaine Comte de Vogue over decades, witnessing vintages rise in crescendo to their full expression. The 2018 iteration reveals a particular deftness, where the warm climatic conditions of the year have been tempered into elegance by the old vines' deep roots and the winemakers' judicious craft.

This vintage whispers of 2018's sun drenched days through its rich, vivid palate without forsaking the characteristic freshness of great Musigny. There is a palpable tension between opulent dark fruit notes and an ethereal floral bouquet that carries traces of earthy minerality - a tapestry woven with threads of complexity and vibrancy.

 

An Exemplar for Sophisticated Investment

Lovers of fine wines and astute investors will note that the 2018 Musigny Cuvee Vieilles Vignes Grand Cru presents not just a joyous drinking experience, but also a formidable investment opportunity. With its age-worthy structure, it pledges both immediate gratification and immense potential for cellar maturation.

By virtue of these qualities, this Grand Cru from Domaine Comte de Vogue is poised to occupy a coveted position in any serious collection. It epitomises the profound ability of Burgundian terroir to translate climatic challenges into wines of indelible character and charm.

 

Conclusion: A Testament to Time-honoured Elegance

In summation, the 2018 Musigny Cuvee Vieilles Vignes from Domaine Comte de Vogue stands as a sterling exemplar of what Burgundy's gifted vineyards can yield in a year blessed by both nature and nurturing. It is undoubtedly one among an elite cadre of wines from this renowned year, destined to leave a lasting impression on both palates and portfolios.

Current market price

$13,150.00

12x75cl

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