For its small size, Morey Saint-Denis is blessed with four Grand Cru vineyards, of which this is arguably the finest. The wine's spice and wood flavors are still evident, although these will get well integrated into the rich red-fruit flavor. It is certainly still young and should not be drunk before 2022.
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