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2008 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Romanee-Saint-Vivant

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95 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - March/April 2011

Good medium red.  Captivating nose combines red and darker berries, smoky earth, cocoa powder, violet and sandalwood, displaying an element of lift currently missing in the Grands-Echezeaux.  sweet, silky and concentrated on the suave, saline palate; consistent from start to finish.  Really spreads out to dust every square millimeter of the mouth.  Finishes very long and subtle, with a compelling spicy perfume.  A superb showing.

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