Red

1986 Christophe Roumier Ruchottes-Chambertin

Pinot Noir

  • France
  • Burgundy
  • Côte de Nuits
  • Ruchottes-Chambertin Grand Cru
(Add Drink Dates)
NR 4 reviews
Label borrowed from 1992
1992
Label borrowed from 1994
1994
Label borrowed from 1998
1998
Label borrowed from 1999
1999
Label borrowed from 2000
2000
Label borrowed from 2005
2005
Label borrowed from 2006
2006
Label borrowed from 2008
2008
Label borrowed from 2009
2009
Label borrowed from 2014
2014
Label borrowed from 2015
2015
1 of 11

Community Tasting Notes 4

  • FYC wrote:

    June 12, 2015 - 2nd bottle even better than the first. Drink this red by itself. It displays wonder red cherry, earth, spice, baked apples. On the palate it is perfectly aged Bourgoge.

    Wonderful.

  • FYC wrote:

    April 26, 2015 - A wonderful nose. Very elegant and pure. Aged notes of spice and earth and perfume of dried flowers. On the palate this was completely resolved: red fruit, fine minerality, light and elegant. With air, this put on some weight and sweetness. Remarkable considering the vintage. As noted below the perfumed nose makes this excellent. Very much showing it's terroir.

  • mjg87 wrote:

    April 25, 2015 - One of the noses of the night to me, with an alluring perfume of flowers, strawberry, and gentle spice. This was a bit light on the palate, where it showed its age somewhat, but it was still terrific. Definitely a fan favorite, despite one vocal detractor.

  • 60ouvrees wrote:

    July 18, 2010 - A wonderful wine that illustrates perfectly why scores are frequently useless. Upon opening it was a bit lean and acidic but after about 30 minutes the fruit came around and it drank perfectly thereafter. As lovely as this is on the palate, however, it's not particularly long or powerful and is really more about the aromatics. So while an objective critic may consider it to be under fruited and only score it in the low 90s, if you have a nose for well made, mature wines from the Cote de Nuits then you're going to chose a wine like this over any number of 100pters from other regions.

Pro Reviews 2

Add a Pro Review

Professional reviews have copyrights and you can view them here for your personal use only as private content. To view pro reviews you must either subscribe to a pre-integrated publication or manually enter reviews. Learn more.

Manage Subscriptions

Jasper Morris Inside Burgundy

  • By Jasper Morris
    Christophe Roumier: Ruchottes-Chambertin, 11/1/2015 (link)

    (Ruchottes-Chambertin Grand Cru, Christophe Roumier, Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Burghound

  • By Allen Meadows
    (link)

    (Domaine Georges Roumier Ruchottes-Chambertin Grand Cru Red) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 1986
  • Type Red
  • Producer Christophe Roumier
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Burgundy
  • SubRegion Côte de Nuits
  • Appellation Ruchottes-Chambertin Grand Cru

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 5 (45%)
  • Consumed 6 (55%)

Food Pairing

No food pairings available.

Who Likes This Wine

0 votes.

More About This Wine

Articles

Report a Problem

Close
© 2003-20 CellarTracker! LLC.

Report a Problem

Close