Domaine Leroy   Vosne les Genaivrieres

1990 Vosne les Genaivrieres

By Domaine Leroy

1990 Vosne les Genaivrieres from Domaine Leroy, Burgundy

In the pantheon of celebrated Burgundies, the 1990 Vosne les Genaivrieres from Domaine Leroy stands as a testament to a remarkable vintage that has reached the summit of fine wine challenge and investment potential. As the autumn leaves graced Burgundy vineyards 30 years ago, they whispered promises of grandeur that were fulfilled beyond expectations.

 

An exceptional journey from vine to vintage

The 1990 vintage in Burgundy is highly regarded as one of the decade's finest, yielding wines characterized by their extraordinary balance, depth, and longevity. This is a pivotal year for collectors and investors alike, amplifying the desirability of this particular bottle in their portfolios. In such years, Domaine Leroy, a paragon of meticulous viniculture, excelled even more by producing an opulent yet intricately structured Pinot Noir.

On the palate, the 1990 Vosne les Genaivrieres carries forth an orchestra of complex flavors — a triumphant fusion of ripe cherry, blackberry compote and subtle earthy undertones that speak of its terroir with every sip. The wine's matured tannins weave seamlessly with its robust fruit expressions and an ethereal elegance you come to expect from Domaine Leroy's hand.

 

The profound imprint of 1990

Domaine Leroy's heritage is synonymous with Burgundy – a region where every contour of land matters and where meticulous attention to viticulture is paramount. That year bestowed upon us a wine that not only underwent eternally graceful aging but also preserved its vibrant core reminiscent of its youth.

The favorable climatic conditions have allowed this 1990 Grand Cru to outshine many with its profound complexity and resounding depth – qualities that seduce both the casual enthusiast and strategic investor. It is now perfectly poised for those looking to diversify their investment portfolio with a piece of vinous artistry marked by one remarkable year: 1990.

In summation, the 1990 Vosne les Genaivrieres from Domaine Leroy encompasses all that one can desire from a Burgundian masterpiece – a stellar season captured in a bottle of unparalleled finesse and enduring value. Its lasting charm offers not just a sensory delight but positions itself as an exquisite addition to any discerning wine investment collection.

Market price (SGD)

$89,390.00

12x75cl

Highest score

89

POP score

5950

Scores and tasting notes

89

Importer: Martine's Wines, San Rafael, CA. No further tasting note.

Robert Parker Jr - The Wine Advocate, 22 October 1992

Vintage performance