Domaine Gerard Raphet Clos de Vougeot Vieilles Vignes Grand Cru 2012
The 2012 Domaine Gerard Raphet Clos de Vougeot Vieilles Vignes Grand Cru is a magnificent wine crafted from old vines, which are known to produce lower yields but more concentrated and complex fruit. The nose is a splendid bouquet of ripe blackberries, plums, and cherries, interwoven with nuances of spice, earth, and delicate floral notes. On the palate, this full-bodied and opulent wine showcases velvety tannins and a well-balanced acidity that brings structure and finesse. The finish is long and harmonious, revealing the remarkable aging potential of this Grand Cru. The Vieilles Vignes designation highlights the distinct character and depth that old vines bring to this exceptional wine.