2002 Gros Frere et Soeur - Richebourg 3.0L

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2002 Gros Frere et Soeur - Richebourg
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Reviews For This Wine


 
Burghound | 90-92

(from a .7 ha parcel that was partially replanted in 1985 and the remainder in 1989) No review available

Drink Dates: 2008-2015
Issue: Issue 13

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International Wine Cellar | 95

($295) Medium red. Highly perfumed, ineffably complex aromas of strawberry, currant, bacon fat, cocoa powder, gunflint, coffee and smoked meat. Dense, sappy and wonderfully intense, with exhilarating flavors of smoked meat, spices, minerals and underbrush. Conveys a powerful impression of soil tones. Builds almost freakishly on the back end, finishing with a kick of spice and a flavor of pink peppercorn. A wonderfully suave, extremely long Richebourg that offers great early appeal but has the spine to develop in bottle for 10 or 15 years. (A Patrick Lesec Selection; importers include Classic Wine Imports, Boston, MA; Fine Vines LLC, Melrose Park, IL; The Wine Warehouse, Commerce, CA; Domaine Select Wine Estates, New York, NY )

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 119

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Wine Advocate | 95

The 2002 Richebourg has a strong ruby color and reveals magnificent aromatic depth. Its candied red cherry, sassafras and cola scents lead to a medium-bodied core of cassis, blackberries, spices, and cherries galore. Silky-textured, deep, and holding much in reserve, this concentrated, elegant wine also displays an exceptionally long finish.

Drink Dates: 2008-2020
Author: Pierre Rovani
Issue: 154

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More Vintages and Sizes of Gros Frere et Soeur - Richebourg:

2007 (1.5L)

About This Producer


The Gros family has interwoven itself so well into the Vosne-Romanee commune that it is a project in itself just to keep track of the various branches. However, this particular branch is run by Bernard Gros and his wines, in comparison to the other Gros domains, have a youthful exuberance and slightly greater flavor and texture profile. They have a grip and depth that appeal to those who prefer a bit of "tangible" substance to their Burgundy.

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See other similar producers: Domaine Arlaud, Domaine Comte Georges de Vogue, Domaine Denis Mortet

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