Introducing the exquisite 2019 Henri et Giles Buisson Saint-Romain Sous le Chateau Blanc, a captivating Chardonnay that hails from the esteemed region of Burgundy, France. This elegant white wine is a true embodiment of the mastery and craftsmanship of the renowned Henri et Giles Buisson winery.
In the glass, this wine showcases a pale lemon color that hints at its delicate and refined nature. The nose is a symphony of aromas, with citrus oil and crisp Anjou pear taking center stage. Subtle nuances of fresh hazelnut and almond dance in the background, adding depth and complexity to the bouquet.
On the palate, the Saint-Romain Sous le Chateau Blanc reveals its true brilliance. Medium to full-bodied, this wine boasts a seamless and concentrated texture that captivates the senses. Its brightness and precision are truly remarkable, further enhanced by the chalky structuring dry extract that frames the wine. The balance achieved in this wine is simply superb.
Renowned wine critic Robert Parker's Wine Advocate awarded this vintage an impressive 92+ points. Their tasting note praises the wine's aromatic profile and seamless texture, noting the hints of hazelnut and almond that complement the citrus and pear notes. They also mention that this wine, along with the Sous le Velle, deserves some patience to fully appreciate its potential.
Jasper Morris, the esteemed critic from Inside Burgundy, also lauds this wine with a score of 91. He praises the wine's incredible intensity and the unique character it exhibits, particularly due to its south-facing vineyards on the rocky terrain.
With an alcohol percentage of 13.0%, this white wine is a testament to the winery's commitment to producing wines of utmost quality and finesse. Presented with a classic cork closure, this wine is a true treasure waiting to be discovered.
The 2019 Henri et Giles Buisson Saint-Romain Sous le Chateau Blanc is a wine that exemplifies the elegance and complexity that Burgundy is renowned for. With its impeccable balance, refined aromatics, and captivating texture, this Chardonnay is a true gem that will leave wine enthusiasts in awe.