Tasting notes for the Bonnes-Mares Grand Cru 1999 - Domaine Georges Roumier
- EYE: The robe of this Bonnes-Mares is a brilliant and deep ruby, gracefully revealing its age. Subtle garnet reflections enliven this color.
- NOSE: Aromas of ripe red fruits, such as currant and black cherry, intertwine harmoniously with delicate notes of cedar wood, truffle, and sweet spices. Whiffs of tobacco and leather enrich this captivating olfactory palette, offering an enchanting sensory experience.
- MOUTH: The tasting session promises to be an apex of refinement. The attack is velvety and precise, revealing a silky texture on the palate. Flavors of red and black fruits express themselves intensely, accompanied by nuances of licorice, cocoa, and woody touches. The tannins are well-integrated to the wine, providing a balanced structure and a persistent and delightful finish.
In short: This Bonnes-Mares Grand Cru 1999 from Domaine Georges Roumier is a wine that charms with its complexity and finesse. Its brilliant ruby robe attests to its elegant evolution. On the nose, the captivating bouquet unveils a symphony of ripe red fruit aromas and spices, complemented by subtle woody notes. On the palate, the experience is refined and velvety, with a perfect harmony between fruity flavors and spicy nuances. This grand cru pairs beautifully with delicate dishes such as roasted quails with figs, duck magret, or aged cheeses. Wine enthusiasts can enjoy it now, but it also has the potential to age in the cellar for another 5 to 10 years, for those seeking further bottle evolution.
Other appellations from this estate: Bonnes Mares Grand Cru, Musigny Grand Cru, Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru, Charmes Chambertin Grand Cru, Ruchottes Chambertin Grand Cru, Morey St Denis 1er Cru "Clos de La Bussière", Chambolle Musigny 1er Cru "Les Cras", Chambolle Musigny 1er Cru "Les Amoureuses", Chambolle Musigny 1er Cru "Combottes", Chambolle Musigny, Bourgogne...