TN: Chiroulet Cotes de Gascogne '16..(short/boring)

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TN: Chiroulet Cotes de Gascogne '16..(short/boring)

#1 Post by TomHill » November 26th, 2018, 12:31 pm

This came in my recent Prime IlConzorio shipment:
1. Chiroulet LaCote d'Heux IGP: Cotes de Gascogne (13%; 100% GrosManseng; CharlesNealSlctn/Richmond ) Famille Fezas/Larroque sur L'Osse 2016: Med.gold color; quite fragrant/floral/pear/CB-like fairly chalky/stony lovely aromatic nose; lightly tart/tangy/metallic/savory quite pretty/floral/pear/CB-like light stony/chalky/perfumed talc quite pretty flavor; very long lightly tart/tangy/metallic strong floral/pear/apple/lightly spicy light stony/perfumed talc/chalky finish; maybe the best GM I can recall; loads of pretty floral/pear character and not as lean/austere/stony as most GM tend to be; very good price at $13.58 (PrimaIlC)
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