2002 Red Burgundy...Rene Bouvier... Perdrix. No Reserve

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Lot size: 2 bottles of 750 ml each Wine type: Red, 2002 vintage
Tax status: Duty PaidQuestion Mark Origin: Burgundy, France
Fill level: Into Neck (IN)Question Mark Grape variety: Pinot Noir

The lot consists of two bottles from the glorious 2002 red Burgundy vintage:-

One bottle of 2002 Domaine Rene Bouvier Racines du Temps Gevrey-Chambertin Tres Vieilles Vignes.
One bottle of 2002 Domaine des Perdrix (Devillard) Nuits-Saint-Georges.


"Two thousand two is a classical,beautifully balanced vintage with captivating sweet fruit,pliant texture and seductive charm. The wines are delivering on their early promise—and it’s always nice to be able to say that about a Burgundy vintage. If anything,the 2002s are evolving more slowly than I had originally predicted. Wines that I would have expected to be at their best 12 to 15 years after the vintage are in no danger of falling apart anytime soon; on the contrary,many of the better 2002s I tasted this fall were just embarking on their planes of peak drinkability and some still need to be held".

Stephen Tanzer. (Vinous. February 2016).


"A wonderful vintage of pure,rich,stylish reds and soft rounded whites.
An early start to the flowering was followed by a variable summer with a bit of everything, from cold to warm to hot and back again. A long period of dry weather was starting to be a problem when early September rain arrived, replenishing the vines. When the wind turned north the grapes were dried and harvest could begin on 16 September under clear blue skies. 2002 is deservedly a popular vintage among Burgundy aficionados. What is there not to love about the pure fine forest fruits and strawberry aromas in the best red wines and the fresh mineral tones of the great whites? Wines to enjoy or keep for another ten years or more".

***** (Five Star) vintage for Red Burgundy. (Christies Wine Collecting Guide. 5th August 2016).


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These bottles were bought on release and have since been stored in a purpose-built,temperature-controlled cellar.They are in immaculate condition,with wine fills into neck and front labels and capsules in an excellent state.The back label of the bottle of Nuits-St-Georges has some wine rack nicks.

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Returns policy: no returns
The wine can be collected: From postcode CT5 , Kent, United Kingdom
Shipping Method: Parcelforce Express 48.
Shipping paid by: seller
Cost of delivery: £14.50. This lot will be shipped in polysafe tubes,strong cardboard bottle containers or airshock,air-cushioned sleeves,within a robust cardboard box.If buyers wish to use Paypal,they will be invoiced with their charges(About 4%.Overseas 5%).Foreign buyers are welcome,but they should take responsibility for having suitable means of shipping.
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Other countries delivered to: Western Europe.For European buyers,please ask for a quote for shipping,which will be considerably higher than the UK price above.
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