2014 Vosne-Romanée, Les Rouges, 1er Cru, Domaine Jean Grivot

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This cuvée has gained in intensity over the last few years as it can now be ploughed by horse. Mid-purple in colour, this delivers a fine-boned, hillside style of Vosne-Romanée which is “now attaining serenity”, according to Étienne. Lovely precise yet sensual finish. Étienne Grivot reports better yields in 2014, about halfway between the miserable crops of the previous four vintages and what would count as a very good year. The grapes are de-stemmed but preserved fully intact using the newest model of destemmer. They were totally healthy in 2014 and Mathilde Grivot describes the wines as bei