Romanée-Saint-Vivant Grand Cru Leroy (Domaine) 2009 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Romanée-Saint-Vivant Grand Cru Leroy (Domaine) 2009

  • Red fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Icon wine
  • Color:Red
  • Biodynamics
  • 13% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Silky

An exceptional Grand Cru produced by Lalou Bize-Leroy, the grande dame among the region's growers. More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 very slightly marked label, 1 wax capsule
  • Country/Region: Burgundy
  • Appellation/Wine: Romanée-Saint-Vivant
  • Classification: Grand Cru
  • Producer/Owner: Leroy (Domaine)
  • More information....

Romanée-Saint-Vivant Grand Cru Leroy (Domaine) serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Canard rôti aux fruits secs, Filet de marcassin rôti, Tournedos Rossini.

  • Vintage score: 17/20
  • Lot presentation
    Romanée-Saint-Vivant Grand Cru Leroy (Domaine)

    Cuvée presentation

    This may be the most iconic wine Domaine Leroy produces. Every year, the 0.99 hectares of vineyard within the Vosne-Romanée grand cru produce just a handful of bottles, which are sought after all over the world. It is one of the domaine's most complete wines, with a very high concentration and an absolutely unique tannic quality. This wine will require 15-30 years of aging to deliver its full potential. An absolute legend.

    Information about domain Leroy (domaine)

    Established in 1868 in the small commune of Auxey-Duresses, the Leroy House owes its success to Henry Leroy, who started working in the family business in 1919. In 1942 he purchased 50% of the Romanée-Conti vineyards, which the family still owns with the Villaine family. Since 1955, his daughter Marcelle - who is nicknamed Lalou - is at the head of the domain. She relates that her father poured a drop of Musigny wine on her lips at her birth. Between 1985 and 1989, in order to produce the best wines, she bought the vines from the Noëllat and Philippe Rémy domains with the help of her Japanese importer to found the Domaine Leroy. Today Lalou Bize-Leroy is at the head of an extraordinary wine property of 22.4 hectares covering 24 appellations. No compromise for Leroy wines: biodynamics and extremly small yields. If the wines of the trading house are very popular, the wines of the domain are cult since they embody, with the DRC, what's best from Burgundy. The reputation of the domain has gone way beyond the French boundaries and it is now extremely difficult to get hold of one of these prestigious bottles.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 very slightly marked label, 1 wax capsule
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Space in a wine storage facility
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case / Original Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Burgundy
    • Appellation/Wine: Romanée-Saint-Vivant
    • Classification: Grand Cru
    • Producer/Owner: Leroy (Domaine)
    • Vintage: 2009
    • Color: Red
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Biodynamics 
    • Size (in ha): 1
    • Volume: 2600 bottles
    • Intensity: Silky
    • Dominant aroma: Red fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% Pinot noir
    Romanée-Saint-Vivant Grand Cru Leroy (Domaine)
    Romanée-Saint-Vivant Grand Cru Leroy (Domaine)

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    (1)For delivery in metropolitan France. More information....

    iDealwine price estimate
    Romanée-Saint-Vivant Grand Cru Leroy (Domaine) 2009

    iDealwine Price(1) corresponds to the hammer price and the buyer's premium charged by the auctioneer. (1)Bottle format