Domaine MS Ogier DAmpuis   Cote Rotie Lancement

2001 Cote Rotie Lancement

By Domaine M&S Ogier D'Ampuis

The 2001 Côte Rôtie Lancement by Domaine M&S Ogier D'Ampuis, Rhône, Rest of the World

An effulgent jewel in the wine investment landscape, the 2001 Côte Rôtie Lancement from Domaine M&S Ogier D'Ampuis carries an immense expectation. Yielded from the distinguished vineyards of Rhône in an especially warm vintage year, it is nothing short of a vinous revelation.

 

A Journey for the Palate

The familial commitment and expertise of Domaine M&S Ogier D'Ampuis threads together generations of superbly crafted wines. The 2001 Côte Rôtie Lancement bears testimony to this rich lineage. Blessed with noble Syrah at its heart, the wine’s generous bouquet hypnotizes at the outset with wafts of dark berries, pepper, and a suggestion of smoked meat.

Your first swirl brings forth a euphoneous symphony on your palate, delineating complex layers of blackcurrants, dried herbs, and wisps of Truffle for an intense yet finely balanced dance across your taste buds. A certain peppery spice lends eloquent testimony to its traditional Rhône roots.

 

Temperature Triumphs Vintage

The vintage year marks a pronounced potency in the 2001 Côte Rôtie Lancement, attributed to the extreme temperature variations that set it apart from its pedigree counterparts. Sun-dappled days gave way to cooler evenings that prompted the Syrah to develop concentrated flavours while maintaining their vibrant acidity — a climatic choreography which augmented this vintage's allure.

Every calculated nuance evoked by the weather reflects intricately into the body and harmony of this Rhône wine.

Cloaked in rich tannins and luxurious texture, this consummate creation commands an underpinning of immense depth and duration that effortlessly enhances its cellar potential. The poised exuberance of the 2001 Côte Rôtie Lancement from Domaine M&S Ogier D'Ampuis, therefore, makes it an unmissable gem for any fine wine investor, promising both pleasure on the palate and long-term portfolio gains.

From the summer heatwave echoing through the bottle to quiet suppers awash with vibrant discussions, this vintage offers much more than a mere sipping experience. It is a symphony of Rhône in a bottle - a musical encore to an extraordinary vintage year.

Current market price

$2,180.00

12x75cl

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