JancisRobinson.com – 17
Slowly emerged from the glass to present a most appealing combination of fruit, energy and transparency. Really dances along. Just starting to unfurl.
Anticipated maturity: 2016-2027
Vinous – 91-93
The 2011 Nuits St. Georges Les Pruliers is unusually refined and polished for a young Pruliers. Sweet dark cherries, exotic spices, licorice and mint are all layered together beautifully in this silky, polished Burgundy. Medium in body, the Pruliers achieves a rare balance of fruit, acidity and tannin that is remarkable. I imagine the 2011 will drink well relatively early as it is so harmonious, but there is also clearly potential for aging.
Anticipated maturity: 2016-2031