2009 Chateau Coutet - Chartreuse de Coutet (375ml)
Dating back to the 13th century, Chateau Coutet wrung its history thru many owners over the years. The Chartreuse de Coutet has a lovely, brilliant golden color. Its subtle nose is characterized by hints of honey, almond, citrus, exotic fruits, as well as very ripe, soft apricot, with some floral notes of acacia. On the palate, the wine is honeyed, round and suave. Its wonderful concentration and a broad palette of aromas express the richness of the fruit flavors with orange zest, honey, honeysuckle, ripe fruits and citrus, complemented by toasty notes and some minerality. Full of finesse and elegance, the long finish is very expressive.