2000 Romanee Conti, Domaine de la Grands Echezeaux Grand Cru

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  • Pinot Noir
  • 750ML
  • WA 92
  • BH 91
  • IWC 90

Reviews for 2000 Romanee Conti, Domaine de la Grands Echezeaux Grand Cru

WA 92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2015
The Grands Echézeaux 2000 is a cerebral Burgundy, not quite as convincing as it was three years ago, but still a great wine. Here it has a vibrant red berry, stony bouquet that is reserved at first, but opens nicely with... The Grands Echézeaux 2000 is a cerebral Burgundy, not quite as convincing as it was three years ago, but still a great wine. Here it has a vibrant red berry, stony bouquet that is reserved at first, but opens nicely with limestone and sea-spray scents emerging with time. It has a quite brilliant balance on the palate–not a powerful Grands Echézeaux but complex, with hints of black olive and chlorophyll emerging toward the finish that gently fans out and becomes a little spicier as it aerates. Superb. - Neal Martin
BH 91
Burghound - Burghound, January 2004
There is a hint of reduction and I would decant this first. Finer and more elegant nose combining very rich forward expressive aromas of cherries fresh crushed raspberries and yet more floral notes that merge seamlessly... There is a hint of reduction and I would decant this first. Finer and more elegant nose combining very rich forward expressive aromas of cherries fresh crushed raspberries and yet more floral notes that merge seamlessly with round supple yet quite intense flavors that offer better depth and concentration than the Echézeaux plus outstanding length. This remains very pinot in character with dusty tannins and sweet mouth coating sap buffering it. A very good if not outstanding Grands Echézeaux that will drink well young but should keep well.
IWC 90
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, March 2003
Medium red. Aromas of black cherry currant tobacco Oriental spices and nutty oak. Sweeter and thicker than the Echezeaux with a more floral character. Ripe harmonious acidity frames and carries the fruit...