Bouchard, Chevalier-Montrachet La Cabotte 2005 Grand Cru


Allen Meadows 95
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This is a bit like the 2006 in the sense of being more Montrachet than Chevalier in character as this is an even bigger wine and blind, it could easily pass for a distinguished Monty. A highly expressive, very ripe and slightly exotic pain grillé-infused nose of superb aromatic elegance and complexity marries into borderline painfully intense, refined, focused and pure big-bodied flavors that are broad-scaled, rich and naturally sweet. Despite all the punch, they remain in absolutely perfect balance as the density of the mid-palate buffers completely the very firm acid spine on the stunningly long finish. This will live for years and is one of the wines of the vintage.

| Allen Meadows

 Region France | Burgundy | Chassagne Montrachet
 Type White wine
 Bottle size Standard bottle (0,75 liter)
 Bottle condition
Bottles in perfect condition: Labels and capsules excellent. Levels into the neck. Stored in fully conditioned cellar.
 When to drink 2014-2028