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2007 Côte-Rôtie Côte Rozier, Bonnefond

2007 Côte-Rôtie Côte Rozier, Bonnefond

Ref: BONNE070
Red  |  Still  |  13% ABV

Charles Bonnefond bought a single hectare of vines in 1955, so began the Domaine Bonnefond. The production was sold to the negociants until the 1990s when they started bottling their own wine. Running the estate since 1990 brothers Patrick and Christophe work c. 7 hectares of vines with an average age of 30 years. They employ a lot of new oak here, so it is always worth giving the wines a great deal of air after opening. 

Case of 6 Bottles
price shown is under bond
£200.00
duty paid price: £256.07
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Wine Details
Wine Details
ProducerProducer: Bonnefond
AppellationAppellation: Côte Rôtie
Old or New WorldOld/New World: Old World
CountryCountry: France
ColourColour: Red
StyleStyle: Still
ABV% ABV: 13%
Drink DatesDrink Dates: 2014-2022
MaturityMaturity: Ready to Drink
SweetnessSweetness: 1
Grape VarietyGrape Variety: Syrah
Tasting Notes
Tasting Notes

The nose here is a beautiful ripe expression of pure Syrah fruit. There are floral notes to the dark cherry and plum fruit, along with a hint of the smoky wood (this saw 50% new oak). There are also wisps of peppery tar. This is rich, but very fresh and pure. The tannins are also very rich, but they are wholly integrated into the fruit, nutty and upright. There’s high grip to be found here and excellent tension at the back. Pure, black cherry and plum fruit of the most beautiful sort. Very backward wine; have patience! Very long and complete. I thought this the best wine in the cellar this year. Bowes Wine original note

Sweetness Explained
Sweetness Explained

Sweetness

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Location Explained
Location Explained

Location

AVAILABLE: Currently lying in our storage at London City Bond Dinton Woods 
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Pricing Information
Pricing Information

Pricing

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