1997 Richebourg, Domaine de la Romanee Conti

Quite high intensity ruby colour with pronounced noses of rose garden, musk, smoke, anise, wild berry and touch of cabbage and meat, it is dry with medium acidity, alcohol and bodied with medium tannin, a bit of greenness is detected. On palate it has over medium intensity flavours of red wild cherry, smoke, rose pedal, cabbage and licorice. Fairly long length with green plum finish. (93)

Tasted on 30 December 2015