Silky, aromatic, mineral, serious, rich, and deep.
Deepish, dense ruby, much more fine Cotes de Nuits black fruits; depth and structured on the palate without overextraction. Retains finesse; aspiring grand vin.
Super-ripe nose: cherries and blackberries. Rich but limpid, concentrated though not to excess, spicy and lively, and not extracted. Good length.
Noble body, complete; firm tannins, good oak (lots of improvement on this matter), racy; precise, with excellent future.