TN: 2003 Vincent Girardin, Clos de Vougeot, Grand Cru

Color of a black cherry skin. Slightly cloudy due to unfilter. Seductively sweet aromas of cherry, strawberry, fresh rose, forest floor, and integrated vanilla wood. Medium body but quite dark. Good texture process a lot of stuffing that is not showing off today. Not as heavy as other 2003 I have tasted. Deep flavors of sweet red fruits, greek yogurt, and a burgundy taste. Balanced, good fitnesse, a bit bitter on long finish, overall very an interesting pinot but not really as special as I hope for. Maybe I just open this way too early. 91 points. 14% alcohol.

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