Opalie de Château Coutet 2018 – Bordeaux Blanc

Opalie de Château Coutet 2018 – Bordeaux Blanc

The nose is fruity, elegant and offers a fine richness, a fine freshness as well as gourmandise. It reveals notes of fleshy peach and small notes of fresh pear associated with touches of lychee, flowers, citrus as well as a hint of mandarin flowers. The mouth is fruity, well-balanced and offers a good definition, gourmandise, suavity, a small fleshiness, a small fat, freshness, roundness, a small power, a beautiful tension, liveliness as well as a beautiful ans slightly creamy matter. On the palate this wine expresses notes of ripe apple, fleshy vine peach and small notes of juicy pear associated with small touches of citrus, lemon / mandarin flowers, racy minerality slight toasted hints as well as a hint of vanilla, very slight hints of fresh / juicy apricot and toasted almond (on the finish). Beautiful and gourmande persistence with hints of almond.

Note (Score): 17.25/20

Note (Score): 94-95/100

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)