Burgundy 2004 Vintage

Red : POOR

White : VERY GOOD

Reasonable vintage with leaner fresher wines reds in Beaune definitely weaker than Cote de Nuits.
Whites generally fared better than reds but without the structure of great vintages such as 2007.

When to Drink Burgundy 2004

RED
ClassificationDrinking Window
Bourgogne
Past the drinking window. Wine may have lost freshness and fruit but if well stored and from a high quality producer could still be enjoyable.
Village
Past the drinking window. Wine may have lost freshness and fruit but if well stored and from a high quality producer could still be enjoyable.
Premier Cru
Likely just beyond its peak - wine may have lost some freshness and assumed a more aged quality
Grand Cru NOW - 2019
WHITE
ClassificationDrinking Window
Bourgogne
Past the drinking window. Wine may have lost freshness and fruit but if well stored and from a high quality producer could still be enjoyable.
Village
Past the drinking window. Wine may have lost freshness and fruit but if well stored and from a high quality producer could still be enjoyable.
Premier Cru Drink Now
Grand Cru NOW - 2022
Wine is likely at its peak now