I've had this a few more times and just love it. I'm going to call this the best 2004 red Burg I have had. Lovely complexity and while the 2004 green note is there, it only adds to the pleasure of this wine.
Wines Tasted at HDH Auction (Tru - Chicago IL): Tasting, brief note. Lots of spice and slightly maturing red fruit. Faint hints of 2004 but coming across more as green pepper than anything unpleasantly bitter or herbaceous. Very good now.
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(Romanée-Conti Echézeaux) Yield 26.5 hl/ha - or 1,267 cases. Medium cherry-red colour. Soft aromas of vanilla support high-toned young but quite elegant notes and subtle stems - slowly it is cherry fruit that starts to underpin everything. The palate mirrors the elegant profile of the nose - there are no fireworks, just a sneaky, undemonstrative length. Elegant, subtle, long reflective wine.
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