Called "Durieu" in the early 17th century, the property's name was changed to "Dominique" by Jacques and Isabeau Micheau in 1690. A subsequent owner, merchant Henri Greloud, added the definite article "La" in the mid-19th century. He is said to have done so because of his love for the Caribbean island of Dominica (or "La Dominique" in French). It was bought by the Fayat family in 1969.
Case of 12 Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £615.34
This is the best Dominique I've tasted in many years. The nose is of tangy-fresh damson and black plum, the whole a touch smoky. In the mouth, this offers a very cool and seamless envelope of plum and damson fruit pinned together by ripe tannin. A chunky momma, long and intense. Sheer parallel profile. Fabulous! Bowes Wine original note
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