Tasting notes for the Auxey-Duresses 2020 - Domaine David Trousselle
- EYE: A bright and brilliant ruby red color. Its clarity and purity are remarkable. The wine offers a beautiful clarity and an attractive density in the glass.
- NOSE: Fresh red fruit aromas, such as cherry and raspberry, harmoniously blend with delicate floral notes of violet and rose. Subtle and elegant hints of black pepper and cinnamon add a touch of spice. Discreet woody notes of vanilla and cedar complete the ensemble.
- MOUTH: This Auxey-Duresses wine presents a silky texture and smooth tannins. The flavors of fresh red fruits unfold with freshness, offering notes of crisp cherry and juicy raspberry. Pleasant liveliness accompanies these flavors, bringing balance and dynamism. Delicate spice nuances meld with subtle minerality, adding complexity and depth. The finish is persistent and harmonious.
In short: The Auxey-Duresses 2020 from the Domaine David Trousselle comes from a small estate with a huge potential. It is an elegant and balanced wine that reflects the unique character of the terroir. Its expressive nose and silky mouthfeel make it very approachable even for newcomers. This vintage pairs perfectly with grilled meat dishes, such as beef fillet or duck breast. The Auxey-Duresses can be enjoyed now, but it can also be cellared for an additional 5 to 8 years to further develop complexity and evolution. A wine that's ready to be experienced right away, although with a bit of necessary decanting first. Very limited quantities available.
Other appellations from this estate: Hautes-Côtes-de-Beaune Cuvée Olympe, Hautes-Côtes-de-Beaune En Cré, Hautes-Côtes-de-Beaune La Couleuvraie, Santenay, Coteaux Bourguignons Rosé, Bourgogne Aligoté, Auxey-Duresses...