2013 Bâtard Montrachet Grand Cru Domaine Leflaive

Colour
White
Producer
Domaine Leflaive
Region
Bâtard-Montrachet, White Burgundy
Grape
Chardonnay
Drinking
2018-2028
Case Size
6x75cl
Available Now
2013 Bâtard Montrachet Grand Cru Domaine Leflaive
Colour
White
Producer
Domaine Leflaive
Region
Bâtard-Montrachet, White Burgundy
Grape
Chardonnay
Drinking
2018-2028
Case Size
6x75cl
Available Now

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£1,950.00 (Ex. VAT)

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Tasting Notes

Neal Martin, December 2014, Score: 93-95

The 2013 Bâtard-Montrachet Grand Cru, like many from this vineyard, has an expressive and, compared to other vintages, you could almost say extravagant bouquet, bridled with intense citrus lemon, freshly sliced pear, limestone and even a faint touch of peppermint. The palate is intense on the entry with more depth than the Bienvenue at this stage. There is a pinch of spice here, shaved ginger adding a bit of fire at the front of the tongue, then attractive stony notes finally revealed on the finish and the aftertaste. Superb - for me perhaps superior to the 2012. Drink: 2017 - 2032

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Producer

Domaine Leflaive

"One of the greatest white wine domaines in Burgundy" remarked Clive Coates.The vineyards steeped in history, the current generation - Anne-Claude Leflaive - can look back to 1717 for the first Leflaive family occupation of the farm buildings that they use today. The domaine was created by Anne-Claude's grandfather, Joseph, who came to Burgundy in 1905. Anne-Claudecontinues the legacy with new vigour and particular attention to biodynamics. In 1997 Anne-Claud took the whole domaine fully biodynamic, after very successful blind tastings the year before, comparing biodynamically produced wine and organic wine from adjacent vines.

Region

Bâtard-Montrachet, White Burgundy

Bâtard-Montrachet is a great white Grand Cru in Burgundy's Côte D'or. Its vineyards are located onthe slope beneath Le Montrachet, in the Côte de Beaune. Bâtard-Montrachet's soils are heavier than those surrounding it, made up of brown limestone and gravel, which pave the way for rich, nutty, honeyed and heady wines with good structure. They are not as elegant as those from Chevalier-Montrachet and are broader and weightier than wines from Montrachet.

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