Tasting notes for the Meursault 1er Cru "La Goutte d'Or" 2005 (Magnum) - Arnaud Ente
- EYE: Its robe is a deep and intense golden yellow. The color is vibrant and reflects its age and maturity.
- NOSE: This wine exudes complex and captivating aromas. Notes of yellow-fleshed fruits such as peach and apricot intertwine with subtle hints of citrus and exotic fruits. Delicate nuances of fresh butter, vanilla, and roasted hazelnuts blend harmoniously, offering richness and depth.
- MOUTH: The Meursault reveals its full magnificence. Its texture is velvety and smooth, providing a sense of fullness and roundness. The fruity flavors are intense and persistent, with a dominant presence of ripe fruits and a delicate touch of honey. Subtle minerality brings freshness and complexity, while the finish is long, elegant, and slightly buttery.
In short: This magnum of Meursault 1er Cru "La Goutte d'Or" 2005 made by Arnaud Ente is an incredibly elegant and remarkably complex Burgundy wine. Its golden robe, enchanting nose, and velvety palate make for an exceptional tasting experience. It pairs perfectly with noble fish dishes such as poached turbot in sauce or sole meunière. It also complements roasted poultry and soft cheeses. Thanks to its excellent aging potential, it can be cellared for another 5 to 10 years, or even longer, for further development. An ideal choice for enthusiasts of fine Meursault white wines.
Other appellations from this estate: Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Champ-Gain, Puligny-Montrachet, Meursault 1er Cru Goutte d'Or, Meursault Clos des Ambres, Bourgogne Aligoté, Volnay 1er Cru Les Santenots du Milieu, Meursault Les Petits Charrons, Bourgogne Chardonnay, Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru 1er Cru Les Referts, Bourgogne Grand Ordinaire, Meursault La Sève du Clos, Meursault...