Labouré-Roi Chablis Grand Cru 2004
"White Wine Chardonnay by Laboure Roi from Burgundy, France. Macon-Villages has the classic Chardonnay characteristics: a pale yellow colour with flowery, appley aromas, a strikingly fruity taste and enough body to enhance the flavour, without making the wine too serious. A good example will have a refreshing... "
Pours a deep golden colour but didn't taste like I expected. The buttery side of Burgundy I like was not as evident here and in fact had a more tropical fruit taste to it. The initial sweetness is really strong, then the fruit kicks in before giving way to a quite strong bitterness while swallowing. Its a real contrast of flavours all round which although is fine for a glass may not please with further drinking.
Food Pairings for Labouré-Roi Chablis Grand Cru
Best Wine Deals
Chardonnay Top Lists
Stein 1 Sweet RedRated
Whatcha drinking tonight?Replied
Schmitt Sohne Relax Pink (2013)Cellared
Château Lynch-Bages Pauillac (1991)Reviewed
Francis Ford Coppola Diamond Collection Diamond Red Blend Scarlet Label (2012)Wishlisted
Isosceles Reserve (2003)Cellared
Chateau Lafite Rothschild Futures (2012)Cellared
Angelo Gaja Promis (2004)Reviewed
Rosemount Estate Shiraz Mclaren Vale (2002)Reviewed