Saturday, October 12, 2013

Austin Wine Merchant Tasting - Divers Bourgognes

This was my first tasting at the Wine Merchant in a while - so good to be back! In the photo, the first wine tasted is on the far right, and the last on the far left.

2009 Bourgogne Chardonnay FAIVELEY - $14.99
Aroma - very light
Taste - light, almost watery
Ok, at least not terribly oaky - fermented then aged mostly in stainless

2011 Pernand-Vergelesses Les Combottes RAPET Père et Fils - $32.50
Aroma - fruity and floral
Taste - nice and fresh
Better than the 1st wine

2009 Bourgogne Pinot Noir FAIVELEY - $14.99
Aroma - raisins
Taste - peppery, dry, light

2010 Santenay Joseph DROUHIN - $29.99
Aroma - red fruit
Taste - red fruit, minerals
Like! Bought some.

2010 Fixin Louis JADOT - $32.50
Aroma - red fruit, spicy
Taste - red fruit, spice, very dry
Like! Bought some.