2008 Clos de la Roche Grand Cru Vieilles Vignes Domaine Ponsot - 6x75cl
  • Colour Red
  • Producer Domaine Ponsot
  • Region Clos de la Roche
  • Grape Pinot Noir
  • Drinking 2020 - 2038
  • Case size 6x75cl
  • Available Now

2008 - Clos de la Roche Grand Cru Vieilles Vignes Domaine Ponsot - 6x75cl

  • Colour Red
  • Producer Domaine Ponsot
  • Region Clos de la Roche
  • Grape Pinot Noir
  • Drinking 2020 - 2038
  • Case size 6x75cl
  • Available Now
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Case price: £2,419.24 Duty Paid inc VAT
Equivalent Bottle Price: £403.20 Duty Paid inc VAT
Case price: £2,029.24 Duty Paid inc VAT
Equivalent Bottle Price: £338.20 Duty Paid inc VAT
Case price: £2,000.00 In Bond
Case price: £1,675.00 In Bond
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  • Goedhuis, November 2009

    Exotic, big and fleshy, this 2008 is made to impress. It seems to have it all with its mouthfilling sweet fruit, ample structure and lots of freshness. Its black fruit turns to chocolate on its long illustrious finish. Very fine.

  • Burghound, January 2010, Score: 94-96

    Heavy reduction blocks the nose though it's possible to discern that beneath the funk lies very ripe fruit. By contrast, the vibrant and powerful big-bodied flavors are wonderfully fresh and culminate in a robust and well-muscled finish that avoids any rusticity because of the huge amounts of dry extract on the palate saturating finale. I really like the sense of perfect balance plus the combination of a textured and velvety mouth feel juxtaposed against the precision and tension of the flavors and finish. In a word, terrific (but lots of patience required). Drink: 2025+.Notes: the aggregate size of this holding is a whopping 3.4 ha and Ponsot is easily the largest holder in Clos de la Roche.

Producer

Domaine Ponsot

Domaine Ponsot is an atypical but outstanding domaine in Morey St Denis. Their combination of late picking, destemming, and ageing in old oak barrels achieve the domaine’s distinctive style of long-lived wines. Laurent Ponsot left the domaine in 2017, and the estate is now run by his sister, Rose Marie Ponsot. Alexandre Abel has joined the team as régisseur, and together they continue to uphold these three principles of the...Read more

Domaine Ponsot is an atypical but outstanding domaine in Morey St Denis. Their combination of late picking, destemming, and ageing in old oak barrels achieve the domaine’s distinctive style of long-lived wines. Laurent Ponsot left the domaine in 2017, and the estate is now run by his sister, Rose Marie Ponsot. Alexandre Abel has joined the team as régisseur, and together they continue to uphold these three principles of the estate. Furthermore, they are not afraid to experiment, and are always evolving the viticulture and winemaking style with small innovations. The estate has eschewed the fashion of using new oak barrels to age the wines, preferring seasoned casks which act as an “elevage” vessel rather than imparting barrel flavours. As Alexandre says “we want our wines to taste the maximum of the true fruit and terroir flavours that nature provides us with".Read less

Region

Clos de la Roche

The finest and biggest Grand Cru red wine appellation in Burgundy's Morey-St-Denis, on the Côte deNuits, covering 16.9ha. Clos de la Roche's soils are rich in marl which gives more body, depth and ageing potential to its wines than most other vineyards. Wines from Clos de la Roche tend to be powerful and full bodied with black fruit aromas and flavours, developing rich, gamey characters with age.