2014 - Vosne Romanée 1er Cru Aux Brûlées Jean Grivot
09B4VRBG3PK _ 2014 - Vosne Romanée 1er Cru Aux Brûlées Jean Grivot - 3x75cl
Colour
Red
Producer
Domaine Etienne Grivot (formerly Jean Grivot)
Region
Vosne-Romanée
Grape
Pinot Noir
Drinking
2018 - 2029
Case size
3x75cl
Available Now

2014 VOSNE ROMANÉE 1ER CRU AUX BRÛLÉES JEAN GRIVOT - 3x75cl

Colour
Red
Producer
Domaine Etienne Grivot (formerly Jean Grivot)
Region
Vosne-Romanée
Grape
Pinot Noir
Drinking
2018 - 2029
Case size
3x75cl
Available Now
Duty Paid (Inc. VAT)
Case price £512.04 (Inc. VAT)
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Tasting Notes

  • GDH

    Goedhuis, December 2015

    A wine with huge soul, these well-exposed vines lapped up the longer ripening conditions in 2014. Full of raspberries and cherries, the tannins have an appealing velvety touch and the subtle freshness at the end provides character and complexity. A wine I kept wanting to go back to.

  • NM

    Neal Martin, December 2015,
    Score: 93-95

    The 2014 Vosne Romanée 1er Cru Aux Brûlées has a clean and precise bouquet with black cherries, bergamot and candied orange peel scents that are initially discrete, but gain in intensity with aeration. The palate is crisp and taut with supple tannin. There is a keen line of acidity, nicely integrated oak and there is a huge amount of freshness and joie-de-vivre on the finish, sorbet orange lingering on the aftertaste. This is a magnificent reading of the vineyard. Drink 2018-2035

  • BURG

    Burghound, January 2016,
    Score: 91-93

    Here there are no such reductive issues with the exuberantly spicy aromas of plum, cassis, black cherry and exotic tea. Like the Bossières the medium weight plus flavors possess a sleek and juicy mouth feel with superb intensity that carries over to the well-balanced and beautifully persistent finale. This isn’t as concentrated as either the Beaux Monts or the Suchots but I really like the balance and overall sense of harmony. Drink 2026+

  • SM

    Sarah Marsh, December 2015,
    Score: 18.65

    Rich and smooth and dense. Succulent and juicy. A firm core, but velvet texture and fresh on the finish. Ripe with a vigorous core. It is bizarre for the Beaumont and Brulees seem in role reversal this year. I prefer Brulees. It has intensity, richness and a strong inner core.

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Producer

Domaine Etienne Grivot (formerly Jean Grivot)

One of the most famous names in Vosne Romanée, Domaine Grivot dates back to the nineteenth century. Over the years and marriages, the domaine grew to include vineyards in notable appellations such as Clos de Vougeot, Echézeaux and Richebourg. Etienne, the fifth generation of the family to run the estate, returned to Burgundy from work experience in California in the 1980s. He eventually took over from his father completely in 1990. Over time and through experience, Etienne has created his own style of wine, which many tasters consider to be growing in elegance. The wines remain powerful and rich, true vins de garde, which usually need several years of cellaring to soften and develop. Those patient enough to wait know that the wines of Etienne Grivot are exceptional. In 2012 his children Mathilde and Hubert joined him at the family domaine, and the three share a united vision. It is a harmonious and collaborative family team. They eschew the trend for analysing every drop of juice, and pay much more attention to the vegetative cycle of their vines. The year’s weather conditions will dictate how the team handles the grapes in the cellar far more than the complex chemical analyses which comes back from the lab.

Region

Vosne-Romanée

The vineyards of the modest village of Vosne Romanée are arguably the most sought after in the Côte d'Or. It is host to excellent Village and Premier Cru wines, but it is its most famous Grand Crusthat truly stand out: Romanée-Conti, La Tâche, Richebourg, Grands Echézeaux, Echézeaux, Romanée St. Vivant and La Romanée as well as Cros Parentoux, a Premier Cru vineyard which attracts Grand Cru attention (and prices). Vosne-Romanée can be remarkably robust and powerful, yet be charming and fleshy giving it one of the most diverse styles of the region.