The robe is light golden yellow with green reflections of good intensity. The
disk is bright, limpid and transparent. The wine shows brilliant youth.
The nose is marked, pleasant and intense. Sophisticated, we perceive a
dominant of exotic scents : grapefruit, banana, litchi, papaya and flowers
(rose). The airing enhances these scents and reveals mango, passion fruit,
spices and candied ginger. The superb quality of the raw material gives a
brilliant, precise and distinguished nose. It radiates the expression of this
excellent grape variety.
The onset in the mouth is dense, fleshy and mellow. It shows a superb silky
touch and a full-bodied alcohol support. The wine evolves on a medium with a
frank liveliness, marked by a sparkling note. The range of flavours is in line with
that of the nose, still dominated by citrus fruits (orange, grapefruit), exotic
fruits (litchi, banana, mango, papaya), flowers (rose) and spices (candied
ginger). We perceive a hint of savoury varietal bitterness. The finish has a long
length, 9-10 caudalies, and a frank liveliness and a persistent bitterness.
The superb structure is savoury. The rich and mellow body is admirably set
against the edge and the refreshing firmness. All bathed in sophisticated