Tasting notes for the Meursault 1er Cru Les Charmes 2006 - Comtes Lafon
- EYE: The wine has an intense, brilliant, and luminous golden yellow robe. Its appearance reveals a beautiful form of maturity. In the glass, its golden reflections shimmer with elegance, promising a tasting rich in flavors.
- NOSE: It gives off a complex and captivating bouquet. Aromas of yellow-fleshed fruits such as apricot and ripe peach blend harmoniously with notes of fresh butter, toasted hazelnuts, and vanilla. Floral nuances, like hawthorn and acacia, enhance this rich olfactory palette.
- MOUTH: A truly exquisite gustatory experience. The attack is ample and generous, giving way to a creamy and velvety texture. Flavors of stone fruits unfold with elegance, accompanied by subtle nuances of honey and toasted bread. Balanced acidity brings a delightful liveliness to the ensemble, while the never-ending finish reveals mineral and woody notes.
In short: This Meursault 1er Cru "Les Charmes" 2006 from the Domaine des Comtes Lafon comes from a 100% biodynamic wine estate you simply can't afford to miss. It is an exceptional wine, combining richness and finesse. Its complex and captivating nose charms the senses. On the palate, the experience is exquisite, with a perfect harmony between fruity and buttery flavors and delicate floral notes. This wine pairs ideally with refined dishes such as seafood, poultry in sauce, or soft cheeses. Whether you open this bottle now or let it rest in the cellar for a few more years (5 to 10 years), you will not be disappointed.
Other appellations from this estate: Meursault Village, Meursault Clos de la Barre, Meursault Désirée, Meursault Charmes, Meursault Goutte d'Or, Meursault Porusots, Meursault Bouchères, Meursault Genevrières, Meursault Perrières, Volnay Santenots-du-Milieu, Volnay Champans, Volnay Clos des Chênes, Monthélie-les-Duresses, Monthélie Blanc, Montrachet...