Sylvaine & Alain Normand – Vieilles Vignes 2017 – Mâcon La Roche-Vineuse

Sylvaine & Alain Normand – Vieilles Vignes 2017 – Mâcon La Roche-Vineuse

The nose is fruity, fresh and offers delicacy, precision as well as finesse. It reveals notes of juicy lemon, fresh / juicy quince and small notes of ripe kumquat combined with slight touches of juicy white fruits, a subtle hint of flowers as well as very discreet hints of fresh apricot blossom and almond. The palate is fruity, fresh, well-balanced and offers a good definition, gourmandise, precision as well as elegance. On the palate this wine expresses notes of ripe lemon, ripe / juicy quince and small notes of ripe / juicy kumquat combined with slight touches of juicy mandarin, hints of juicy white fruit as well as very discreet hints of beeswax, chestnut and vanilla. Good length. A beautiful, fresh  juicy and racy wine. It’s on the fruit and offers a good aromatic purity.

Note (Score): 16.25+ /20

Note (Score): 93/100

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): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)