Drc Romanee-Conti 1990

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Consumed at Cru. Gorgeous nose of warm dark fruits and a bit of funk. The palate is rich, silky and explosive- expanding and expanding for what see... Read more

The 1990 Romanee-Conti should ultimately be the most compelling and complex of the DRC wines. Normally it possesses a lighter color than either La ... Read more

The 1990 Echezeaux continues to confirm that the DRC has been successful in turning out a richer, more structured wine in vintages since 1988. The ... Read more

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Snooth User: winenut718
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08/05/2008

Consumed at Cru. Gorgeous nose of warm dark fruits and a bit of funk. The palate is rich, silky and explosive- expanding and expanding for what seems like forever. Pure velvet after about 1 hour. This is incredibly sexy stuff- not an intellectual experience, rather a hedonistic one.


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
12/21/2011

The 1990 Romanee-Conti should ultimately be the most compelling and complex of the DRC wines. Normally it possesses a lighter color than either La Tache or Richebourg, but in 1990 it boasts a surpris... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Pinot Noir wine from Burgundy in France. 1990 Domaine de la Romanee Conti Romanee Conti 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
09/21/2012

The 1990 Echezeaux continues to confirm that the DRC has been successful in turning out a richer, more structured wine in vintages since 1988. The deep color (it may be the darkest Echezeaux I have seen) is followed by a bouquet with well-developed a... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Pinot Noir wine from Burgundy in France. 1990 Domaine de la Romanee Conti Echezeaux 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/27/2012

Medium ruby color. Initially, this is aromatically tight and closed but after 2 hours, it absolutely explodes from the glass with a breathtaking panoply of Asian spices, exotic fruit aromas and a touch of earth followed by rich, lush, almost opulent ... Burghound. A Pinot Noir wine from Burgundy in France. 1990 Domaine de la Romanee Conti Romanee Conti 750ml


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679890 Snooth User: samen
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01/01/2011

Winemaker's Notes:

"...it absolutely explodes from the glass with a breathtaking panoply of Asian spices, exotic fruit aromas and a touch of earth followed by rich, lush, almost opulent flavors that melt in the mouth and coat the palate with a layer of velvet on the fantastically long finish. This is a dramatic wine in every sense of the word yet it's not at all showy but rather discreet and understated...99." Burghound 1/08.

"...it absolutely explodes from the glass with a breathtaking panoply of Asian spices, exotic fruit aromas and a touch of earth followed by rich, lush, almost opulent flavors that melt in the mouth and coat the palate with a layer of velvet on the fantastically long finish. This is a dramatic wine in every sense of the word yet it's not at all showy but rather discreet and understated...99." Burghound 1/08.

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