This comes entirely from the Chassagne-Montrachet sector of Bâtard-Montrachet, from vines which lie just across the road from Le Montrachet itself. It is one of the choicest spots for Bâtard-Montrachet, where there are many small pebbles, and less clay than in the Puligny sections, or further down the hillside. This contributes to this wine’s exceptional finesse and elegance. Planted in 1983 by his late grandfather, these vines have now reached full maturity. The wine fermented and aged in a one-year barrel, and another which is older – so no new-oak input here. Colour is green-golden, aromas fine, open and fragrant. Palate is intensely rich, round, complete, beautiful and very long (for drinking 2023-2030+).
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