The 2009 Corton Charlie from Bonneau du Martray is a fine effort for the vintage but nevetheless it’s a typical 09 white Burgundy. The nose is quite expressive with yellow fruits – pear and apple adding some more exotic notes of acacia and acacia flower with hints of oak and gunpowder. On the palete rich and dense with a quite good balance from the strog terroir. For the vintage it’s a very fine effort, but for me it’s too opulent and rich – lacking some of the mineralic tension of the colder vintages like 2008 and 2010. A big wine …. but in my view missing a bit of vibrant freshness and nerve.
(Drink From 2015) – Very Good+ (91p) – Tasted 22/04/2013
Tasting Notes for this producer
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- Bonneau du Martray, Corton Charlemagne 2000 May 30, 2012
- Bonneau du Martray, Corton Charlemagne 1990 March 15, 2012
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