2003 Domaine Michel Gaunoux Pommard 1er Cru Les Rugiens

Pinot Noir

  • France
  • Burgundy
  • Côte de Beaune
  • Pommard 1er Cru
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Community Tasting Notes 8

  • StainedGlass wrote: (93 points)

    September 10, 2016 - Opened at a tasting of Beaune Pinot Noirs, I thought this wine showed very well and is just entering its prime drinking window. Bright, medium ruby red; very little sediment. Elegant floral and earthy nose. Ripe red fruits (raspberry, cherry) cut by an earthy minerality makes both it approachable and interesting.

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  • cos82 Likes this wine: (90 points)

    December 4, 2015 - Finished my only 2 bottles at my wine group's annual holiday lunch at Bibou. Tasted some from each bottle which were the same. Color showing maturity with slight browning at the rim and cherry at the core. Earthy nose with hints of licorice. Soft mature palate with cherry, raspberry, spice, earth and licorice. Nice balance and finish. I would drink up if you have it.

  • Uglypinga wrote:

    May 31, 2014 - Stinky merde nose covers up the raspberries and beef. The palate is very tasty with ripe raspberries strawberries and a hint of earth. Very good.

  • Old Doug wrote: (93 points)

    March 6, 2012 - As below, right to the bottom. Nose, palate, finish of a quality that enchants. The bottle was at a lower temperature than the others I've had, and the evolution of warming, both in the glass and inside the mouth, is just intensely pleasurable.

  • Old Doug wrote: (92 points)

    January 27, 2012 - A rich, enticing, and complex nose that makes you glad you've got this wine open. Well-rounded palate also with good balance, I totally agree with the fine tasting notes below. An excellent young red Burgundy.

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  • By Allen Meadows
    May 2011, Issue #42 (link)

    (Domaine Michel Gaunoux Pommard "Les Rugiens" 1er 1er Cru Red) Subscribe to see review text.

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  • By John Gilman
    May/Jun 2006, Issue #3, Domaine Michel Gaunoux: Pommard’s Polished Gem

    (Michel Gaunoux Pommard “Rugiens”) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2003
  • Type Red
  • Producer Domaine Michel Gaunoux
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Les Rugiens
  • Country France
  • Region Burgundy
  • SubRegion Côte de Beaune
  • Appellation Pommard 1er Cru

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 1 (0%)
  • In Cellars 184 (61%)
  • Consumed 117 (39%)

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