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La Romanée Grand Cru Comte Liger-Belair (Domaine du) Bouchard Père et Fils 1986

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

Profond, soyeux et taillé pour la longue garde, ce vin d'exception, signé grâce à des méthodes biodynamiques, mérite d'être marié à de la très grande gastronomie et d'être savouré, entre amateurs, lors d'une occasion particulière. More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 2.5cm
  • Label: 1 slightly marked label, 1 very slightly damaged label, 1 slightly torn label
  • Country/Region: Burgundy
  • Appellation/Wine: La Romanée
  • Classification: Grand Cru
  • Producer/Owner: Comte Liger-Belair (Domaine du)
  • More information....

La Romanée Grand Cru Comte Liger-Belair (Domaine du) Bouchard Père et Filsserve at a temperature of 15°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Magret de canard au jus de truffe, Faisan aux raisins, Tournedos Rossini.

Peak: To drink

  • Vintage score: 12/20
  • Lot presentation
    La Romanée Grand Cru Comte Liger-Belair (Domaine du) Bouchard Père et Fils

    Cuvée presentation

    La Romanée is legendary in more ways than one. It may be France's smallest PDO, at just 0.87 hectares, but it is a genuinely immense wine. La Romanée reveals all its sophistication after a few years in the cellar. The result is a real explosion of black berries and spices, developing into notes of smoke and undergrowth. Very full bodied, silky and fresh in the mouth, this Grand Cru presents remarkable complexity and length on the palate. Comparisons with her big sister at La Romanée-Conti are always interesting...

    Information about domain Comte Liger-Belair

    Domaine du Compte Liger-Belair (also called Château de Vosne-Romanée) is recent, it was created in 2000 by Viscompte Louis-Michel Liger-Belair. But the family settled in Burgundy well before that date. The Château de Vosne-Romanée was acquired by Louis Liger-Belair in 1815, with a domaine that was then 60 hectares (including the famous plots of La Tache, les Malconsorts and les Brulées!). The family history in the twentieth century was subsequently tumultuous. The domaine was sold at auction in 1933, before the two brothers (and Count Michel) redeemed a part of it and notably one of the jewels of Vosne: La Romanée, the smallest AOC of France (0.84 ha). The plots were left for sharecropping with winemakers and Burgundy houses. In 2000, the arrival of Louis-Michel Liger-Belair changed everything. The domaine was recreated, he put an end to the sharecropping of La Romanée and other plots by Bouchard and took over the bottling (from 2001 to 2005, part of the production was still bottled by Bouchard). The 9 hectare area is managed following the principles of biodynamic agriculture and is now one of the best of the Côte de Nuits.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 2.5cm
    • Label: 1 slightly marked label, 1 very slightly damaged label, 1 slightly torn label
    • 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: La Romanée
    • Classification: Grand Cru
    • Producer/Owner: Comte Liger-Belair (Domaine du)
    • Vintage: 1986
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: To drink
    • Service temperature: 15°
    • Viticulture: Biodynamics 
    • Size (in ha): 0.84
    • Volume: 4000 bottles
    • Intensity: Silky
    • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Meditation wine
    • Grape variety: 100% Pinot noir
    La Romanée Grand Cru Comte Liger-Belair (Domaine du) Bouchard Père et Fils
    La Romanée Grand Cru Comte Liger-Belair (Domaine du) Bouchard Père et Fils

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    iDealwine price estimate
    La Romanée Grand Cru Comte Liger-Belair (Domaine du) Bouchard Père et Fils 1986

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