A little more body and weight than the Clos du Chateau, but less minerality. This is a very good to fine wine. Not better than the Clos du Chateau, but the acidity of 2010 really suits the wine. 89 - 91p (2014 - 2024) CASK … [Read more...] about Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair Vosne Romanee Chaumes 2010
The Lavieres is more dense and darker than Clos du Chateau and Colombiere. Not quite able to match the two Vosne village wines. Very good. 87 - 88p (2014 - 2026) CASK … [Read more...] about Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair Nuits-Saint-Georges Les Lavieres 2010
The Clos du Chateau 2010 is a lovely wine. Very fine acidity and mineral note, elegant with a very good structure. Classic red burgundy with a wonderful freshness - a fine wine. 91 - 92p (2014 - 2026) CASK … [Read more...] about Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair Vosne Romanee Clos du Chateau 2010
The Colombiere is a step up from the ordinary village wine, as it continues to improve. Lovely minerality, but not quite able to match Clos du Chateau. This is the best Colombiere from Liger-Belair so far, a very good effort. 88 - 90p (2014 - … [Read more...] about Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair Vosne Romanee Colombiere 2010
The Vosne Romanee village wine 2010 is a good to very good wine. Not the same minerality as Colombierere and Clos du Chateau, but a fine balance with the nice 2010 acidity. This village wine was first made in 2006, and comes from 10 different plots … [Read more...] about Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair Vosne Romanee 2010
Third time in three weeks, and this time in Vosne Romanee. Compared to the bottles tasted in Denmark, this seemed more fruity, and a litle lighter on the palate. Amazing what transport can do! Very good to fine. (2011 – 2025) – 91p … [Read more...] about Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair Vosne Romanee Clos de Chateau 2009
Echézeaux is one of the largest grands crus of the whole Côte d'Or. It’s divided into a number of plots or climats the vineyard, located around the smaller Grands-Echézeaux. I have tasted some very good bottles of Echezeaux, but also some very … [Read more...] about Echezeaux – Grand cru standard?
Second time in two weeks .. Clos du Chateau 2009 from Ligier Belair. This time even better and more in balance. Fine, Lovely, elegant, silky and seductive wine, classic Vosne Romanee. Very fresh and focused 2009, without the very hot notes of the … [Read more...] about Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair Clos du Chateau 2009