Notes from the Côte de Nuits


This is the final instalment of my notes from my domaine visits in late November. See also Notes from the Côte de Beaune and Notes from Gevrey-Chambertin (which of course is itself in the Côte de Nuits). In the picture is Emmanuel Rouget, nephew of Henri Jayer. As usual, the name of the spokesperson is given if it is not the same as the name of the domaine. 

DOMAINE DE LA ROMANÉE-CONTI, Vosne-Romanée (Aubert de Villaine)

[After prolonged experimentation, the domaine is now biodynamic.]

The 2008s are quite dark although the 2007s were slightly darker pre malo. The 2007s, one of...