This exquisite 2016 Henri et Giles Buisson Saint Romain Sous Roches is a true gem from the renowned Burgundy region in France. Crafted with precision and expertise by the esteemed producer, Henri et Giles Buisson, this wine showcases the elegance and complexity that have made Burgundy wines famous worldwide.
In the glass, this wine displays a mesmerizing garnet hue, hinting at the rich flavors and aromas to come. The nose is immediately captivated by an intoxicating bouquet of ripe red cherries, cranberries, and blackberries, intertwined with delicate floral notes and a touch of earthiness. With each swirl, the aromas evolve, revealing subtle hints of spice, vanilla, and a whisper of oak.
On the palate, this Pinot Noir exudes finesse and grace. Silky smooth tannins caress the tongue, while vibrant acidity provides a lively backbone. The flavors mirror the aromas, with luscious red fruits taking center stage. Juicy cherries and succulent raspberries dance on the palate, balanced by a subtle earthiness that adds depth and complexity. The finish is long and lingering, leaving a lasting impression of elegance and refinement.
This wine is beautifully crafted, showcasing the true expression of the terroir from the St Romain appellation within the Cote de Beaune sub-region. The cool climate and limestone-rich soils impart a distinct minerality and freshness to the wine, enhancing its overall complexity.
With an alcohol content of 13.5%, this red wine is perfectly balanced and ideal for both casual sipping and pairing with a variety of dishes. Its versatility makes it an excellent choice for any occasion, whether it be a cozy evening at home or an elegant dinner party.
To fully appreciate the beauty of this wine, I highly recommend decanting it for at least 30 minutes before serving, allowing the flavors to fully develop and evolve. Enjoy this exquisite 2016 Henri et Giles Buisson Saint Romain Sous Roches and savor the true essence of Burgundy in every sip.