Tolosa – Primera 2016 – Edna Ranch, Edna Valley

Tolosa – Primera 2016 – Edna Ranch, Edna Valley

The nose is aromatic, structured, elegant, well-built and offers concentration. It reveals notes of cassis and black plum associated with small notes of wild berries, blueberries, fleshy wild strawberry as well as subtle touches of Sichuan pepper, almond and caramelization. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a beautiful definition, a slight minerality frame, a slight acidity, a beautiful matter, a beautiful roundness, unctuosity as well as a small tension. On the palate this wine expresses notes of fleshy blackberry, fleshy plum and small notes of crushed raspberry, crushed black cherry associated with touches of liquorice, chocolate, caramelization, vanilla as well as disreet hints of tobacco and an imperceptible hint of flowers. Good length. There are hints of chocolate / vanilla on the persistence.

Note (Score): 17.75/20

Note (Score): 95-96/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 05/2018

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

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

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)