2005 Domaines Baron Rothschild Reserve Speciale Bordeaux Blanc
HARVEST & AGEING Inspired by a grand tradition of quality, the Domaines teams have one priority: selection. Their mastery and perfect knowledge of Bordelais cepages are responsible for the unparalleled quality of their wines. Following the heat wave and drought of 2005, the 2006 vintage was much more suited to the production of excellent white Bordeaux: the winter was wet, the spring cold and the months of June and July were warm and dry. August was more temperate and favoured ripening, and most...
Wine.comDeep, purple color.Discreet and complex on the nose, blending aromas of tobacco, dried fruit (figs) and licorice with toasted notes (hazelnuts,almonds).A big wine, structured and powerful on the palate, with tannins still in evidence and a very good finish with notes of licorice.