Domaine de Bellene the new brand of Nicolas Potel. The combination og Les Suchots and 2009 should not be ideal, both lacking the freshness. This is however a good to very good wine, with quite a good balance. On the palate the wine was showing very well, while the bouquet was a little bit disintegrated.
(2013 – 2022) 88p
Tasting Notes for this producer
- Domaine de Bellene (Potel) Vosne-Romanée Les Suchots 2009 August 1, 2011
- Domaine de Bellene (Potel) Cote de Nuit Village 2009 July 30, 2011
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