Wine Domaine Rene Engel, Vosne-Romanee 1er Cru "Les Brulees", 2003
The wine is bright red.
The wine has excellent balance and soft, deep flavor, filled with notes of red fruits, warm shades of cinnamon and cloves, as well as hints of oak.
Elegant aroma of the wine reveals notes of red currant, spice, oak and minerals.
The wine is excellent with grilled pheasant, partridge, snipe and grouse, as well as pies, Parma ham and mature cheeses.
Delightful "Vosne-Romanee Les Brulees" 100% created from selected Pinot Noir grown in one of the six great Cotes de Nuits communes. It is in Vosne-Romanée are the most prestigious wines of Burgundy, and the reason for this is the unique soil, consisting of layers of limestone and red loam with lots of pink marble and the remnants of oyster shells. Vineyards Rene Angele category Premiers Crus are located at an altitude of 250-300 meters in the eastern and south-eastern exposure, which allows to obtain high quality crops. "Vosne-Romanée Le Brule" best drink to sustain, but it is good and at a young age, it is true then it requires aeration.
Try luxury "Vosne-Romanée Les Premiers Crus Brule" 2003 and you will be charmed by its complex fruit and spicy bouquet of flavor and aroma. At the peak of ripeness wine will be up to the year 2014-2015.
Domain Rene Engel was created Angela Rene (1896-1991). This legendary, a distinguished man was a professor of oenology at the University of Dijon and one of the founders of the "Chevaliers de Tastevin". He is kind to winemaking, tried to improve the quality of the wine through the perfect ripeness and planning methods for different crops in the cellars maintain cleanliness and hygiene, and yet it is known that gave as a reward for long service to their employees plots with vines. In 1949, Rene transfer the domain to the management of his son Pierre, but his reign vineyards derelict, and only after his death, when the reins were at Rene's grandson - Philip Angelo Domain acquired its former glory. Philip Angele - good-natured man and gracious host - making wines that are close to the five-star quality. They are rich in flavor, excellent color, with well integrated tannins and an outstanding concentration, purity and complexity. In the 1990s, in the Côte d'Or "Rene Angel" has become one of the most famous and respected Domains. Many of the wines produced by the company, can be drunk young or withstand up to 10-15 years. Domain has excellent vineyards: 25-80-year-old vines in Eshezo (0.55 ha), 75-year-old vines in Grand Eshezo (0.5 ha), 55-year-old vines in the Clos de Vougeot (1.37 ha) 45-year-old vines in Vosne-Romanée Premiers Crus Brühl (1.05 ha) and 50-year-old vines in Vosne-Romanée Vilyazh (2.54 ha). In 2005, after the sudden tragic death of Philip Angela, the estate was sold to the owner of the farm "Latour" - Francois Pinault, who gave a new name to the Domain - Domain d'Yuzhin.