Domaine Vincent Girardin, Volnay Les Santenots 1er Cru 1996


Twenty years on.

Crimson.  She’s an ether of Burgundy, with dramatic acidity and the limpid flowery aromas of her youth have given way to white truffle.  Peony without saying; white hyacinth and the red fruit runs the delicate scales above, a sorbet of strawberry and pomegranate.  The finish waits for you, patiently, like a stone.  Now.

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