Posts Tagged Bouké

2009 Bouké ‘Bouquet’ White Dessert Wine, North Fork of Long Island, N.Y.

Mostly Chardonnay and a splash of Gewurztraminer. Muscat-like aromas of rose petals and orange marmalade. Overtly sweet in the mouth, with a pear note and a syrupy impression of tropical fruit. Acidity keeps it from being cloying. Great match with... Read more

2009 Bouké ‘Bouquet’ Red Dessert Wine, North Fork of Long Island, N.Y.

This blend of 95% Syrah and 5% Pinot Noir has a candied, menthol nose with noticeable alcohol. Milk chocolate, some pepper and extracted syrupy red fruits emerge, while black pepper dominates the mouth, joined by raspberry and cherry. A nice treat... Read more