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Domaine Frédéric Esmonin Les Genévrières Bourgogne

Domaine Frédéric Esmonin
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Still Wine
RegionBurgundy
Alcohol Level
Country
France
SubregionBourgogne
Drinking Window
GrapesPinot Noir
Wine Description:
Domaine Frédéric Esmonin Les Genévrières Bourgogne is a delightful wine that showcases the expertise of its producer. Hailing from the renowned Bourgogne appellation, this wine is crafted from grapes grown in the Les Genévrières vineyard. The vineyard's unique features, such as its soil composition and microclimate, contribute to the wine's exceptional quality. The winemaking process involves careful attention to detail, resulting in a wine that beautifully expresses the characteristics of the terroir. With its elegant style, this wine offers a harmonious balance of flavors, showcasing notes of ripe fruits and subtle earthiness. Domaine Frédéric Esmonin Les Genévrières Bourgogne is a true testament to the artistry and passion behind winemaking. Read more
Pros:
  • High-quality wine from a reputable producer
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Cons:
  • May be too light for some consumers
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User Rating:

3.9
Sometimes Reviewed

Expert Rating:

3.5

Wine Expert Note:

This wine is a delightful representation of the Bourgogne region. Domaine Frédéric Esmonin Les Genévrières Bourgogne offers a harmonious blend of flavors and aromas that are sure to please the discerning palate. On the nose, you can expect to find enticing notes of red fruits, such as cherry and raspberry, accompanied by subtle hints of earthiness and spice. These aromas are beautifully complemented by a touch of oak, adding depth and complexity to the wine. The red fruit flavors persist on the palate, accompanied by a touch of minerality that adds a refreshing element to the overall profile. The acidity is well-balanced, providing a lively and vibrant mouthfeel. Domaine Frédéric Esmonin Les Genévrières Bourgogne is a versatile wine that can be enjoyed on its own or paired with a variety of dishes. It pairs particularly well with roasted poultry, grilled salmon, or mushroom risotto. Read more
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Wine sweetness is a measure of the amount of sugar present in a wine. Sweetness in wine can range from bone dry (no sugar present) to lusciously sweet (high sugar content). Sweetness is usually determined by the variety and ripeness of the grapes used, as well as the winemaking process.
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The alcohol level in wine is a measure of the amount of alcohol present in the beverage. The degree of heat or ‘burn’ at the back of the throat is roughly proportional to the amount of alcohol consumed. It ranges from Very Low to Very High.
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Wine intensity is a measure of the concentration of flavor and aroma compounds in a wine.The stronger and more noticeable the flavors and aromas are, the higher the intensity of the wine. Intensity in wine can range from neutral (not particularly intense) to pronounced (high intensity).
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Wine body refers to the weight and texture of wine on the palate. In other words, it is the degree of body a wine has, ranging from light-bodied to full-bodied. Wines with higher body appear to have a thicker texture and can sometimes coat the palate.
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Wine acidity refers to the tartness of a wine, which gives a tingling sensation on the side of the tongue. A metallic-like sharp taste is also associated with high acidity. Sometimes a high level of sweetness, such as in luscious dessert wines, can disguise a high level of acidity. Acidity can range from soft to searing.
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Wine tannin gives wine its textural mouthfeel and astringency. Tannin is a natural compound found in grape skins, seeds, and stems. It contributes to the structure and helps to balance out the sweetness of the fruit. Tannins are usually discussed when it comes to red wines, even though some white and rosé wines with certain wine making techniques can also contain tannins.
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