2012 Domaine Denis Mortet Clos de Vougeot
Pinot Noir - 750ML
  • WA 96
  • BH 93
  • VN 93

Reg: $425.00

$345.00

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Reg: $425.00

$345.00

This product is
out of stock

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WA 96
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, December 2013
(WA94-96 points) The 2012 Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru yielded just four barrels this year, one of them new. It has a powerful, almost ravishing bouquet with vibrant, feisty red berry fruit infused with orange rind and... expand (WA94-96 points) The 2012 Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru yielded just four barrels this year, one of them new. It has a powerful, almost ravishing bouquet with vibrant, feisty red berry fruit infused with orange rind and spices. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannins, superb mineralite and tension that leads to an unexpectedly refined, understated finish with plenty of poise and linearity. One of the best you will find this year. - Neal Martin collapse
BH 93
Burghound, January 2015
A discreet application of wood highlights the markedly ripe but fresh aromas of various dark berries, pungent earth and humus scents. I like the seductive texture of the middle weight plus flavors that manage to retain... expand A discreet application of wood highlights the markedly ripe but fresh aromas of various dark berries, pungent earth and humus scents. I like the seductive texture of the middle weight plus flavors that manage to retain good delineation on the notably powerful, dusty and balanced finish that is less youthfully austere than usual. This suave and lush effort is also impressive but note that plenty of patience will be required. 2027+ collapse
VN 93
Vinous, March 2015
Healthy dark red. Highly complex aromas of black cherry, licorice, botanical herbs, mint, flowers and mulch, complemented by sexy oak tones. Large-scaled, plush and deep, showing a seamless texture and outstanding volume... expand Healthy dark red. Highly complex aromas of black cherry, licorice, botanical herbs, mint, flowers and mulch, complemented by sexy oak tones. Large-scaled, plush and deep, showing a seamless texture and outstanding volume (the wine is 13.2% alcohol following light chaptalization) in the middle but tightening up somewhat on the back end, finishing with good medicinal reserve and terrific savory length. Arnaud Mortet feels that this is the best Clos Vougeot he has bottled to date. collapse
Category Description
Color & Type Red
Varietal Pinot Noir
Country France
Region Burgundy
Sub-region Cote de Nuits
Vintage 2012
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 13.5%
Closure Cork