Domaine du Comte Liger Belair   Vosne Romanee Aux Reignots

2004 Vosne Romanee Aux Reignots

By Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair

2004 Vosne Romanée Aux Reignots from Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair, Burgundy, France

The vintage of 2004 stands as a beacon for Burgundy aficionados who seek wines with the capacity to both illuminate and challenge the palate. Even in an era before Burgundian wines skyrocketed to their current market position, connoisseurs could discern the nascent splendour taking root in the bottles of that year. The 2004 Vosne Romanée Aux Reignots from Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair embroiders this sentiment in a wine rich with complexity.

 

Steadfast Elegance Amidst Climatic Trials

Climatically, 2004 in Burgundy offered vigneron challenges ranging from a cool summer to September showers just before harvest. It necessitated utmost skill and timing to preserve the integrity of the Pinot Noir grapes. The wine from this producer, however, stands as a testament to the dexterity of Burgundy’s vintners, translating these conditions into an intriguing wine laden with finesse.

The unique qualities of 2004 manifest through this wine’s vibrant ruby hue, segueing into an olfactory maze of red fruits intertwined with whispers of violet and subtle notes of spice. One is greeted by tannins which have mellowed graciously over time, positioning itself beautifully for wine investment portfolios, reflecting Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair’s reputation for crafting poised and cellar-worthy wines.

 

An Esoteric Encounter with Terroir

The terroir of Aux Reignots imparts a distinctive minerality to this vintage, gracing it with an ethereal balance and a lingering finish that speaks volubly of its origins in Vosne-Romanée's revered soils. The encounter one has with the 2004 Vosne Romanée Aux Reignots verges on the esoteric, offering layers once unearthed but remain hauntingly indelible in one's memory.

In conclusion, its narrative woven by both nature’s

Market price (USD)

$22,760.00

12x75cl

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