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Domaine Bachey-Legros Vielles Vignes Morgeot 1Er Cru Chardonnay 2009 Wine Review

Domaine Bachey-Legros Vielles Vignes Morgeot 1Er Cru Chardonnay 2009

Domaine Bachey-Legros Vielles Vignes Morgeot 1Er Cru Chardonnay 2009

A.C., Chassagne-Montrachet, Burgundy, France

Community Score: 4.6/5

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $53.95

Product #: 268508

Drink: 2012-2016



 

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Bottle size: 750 ml

Winery: Domaine Bachey-Legros

Agent: C & E Worldfinds

Natalie's Score: 93/100

Full-on classic Old World chardonnay! Hazelnut richness from the oak aging wraps around peach, green apple and other tree fruit. Rich, complex, full-bodied and has a long finish.

Chardonnay food pairings: grilled ahi tuna, herbed buttermilk chicken, chèvre or Brie cheeses.

This was reviewed April 28, 2012 by

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The Morgeot vineyard is home to perhaps the most prestigious terroir of the famed Chassagne-Montrachet appellation. This is a great value in 1er Cru from a top vintage. The warmth of 2009 is evident here in a round and plush Chardonnay with plenty of poise. Displays aromas and flavours of sweet citrus, apple, pear, roasted nuts, butter cream and smoke, along with subtle herbal nuances. Enjoy over the next 4-5 years. Source: Vintages Wine Panel
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