Cos d’Estournel 2018 – Bordeaux Blanc

Cos d’Estournel 2018 – Bordeaux Blanc

The nose is fresh, fruity and offers a beautiful definition, precision, a fine tension, a good freshness as well as a fine intensity. It reveals notes of juicy/fresh lemon, juicy/fresh kumquat and small notes of juicy/fresh pear associated with fine touches of litchee, fresh white fruit, juicy mirabelle as well as very discreet hints of toasted almond, nutmeg and an imperceptible hint of oak. The palate is fresh, juicy, fruity, elegant, beautifully balanced and offers a beautiful definition, tension, a beautiful precision, an aerial side, an acidulous frame, volume, gourmandize, a beautiful fat, a fine grain as well as a fiely creamy texture. On the palate this wine expresses notes of juicy/fresh pear and citrus (lemon, kumquat) associated with fine touches of juicy brugnon, apple as well a subtle hints of fresh mirabelle, very discreet hint of fresh quince, ripe almond and an imperceptible hint of vanilla/oak (in the background). Good length. A beautiful acidulous persistence (bring appetence and gourmandize).

Note (Score): 18.25/20

Note (Score): 96-97/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 04/2019

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Blanc sec (Dry white)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Barrique

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Oui (Yes)