Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Macherelles

2018
France
Burgundy

Full east exposure. Macherelles is normally the most open upon release of Bachelet's 1er Cru. Native fermentation. Aged in French oak barrels for 24 months (15% new). 30-45 g/L sulfur added at bottling.

91 points
"Aromas of spiced pear, white flowers and honeycomb preface the 2018 Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Macherelles, a medium to full-bodied, bright and lively wine that's one of the more introverted in the range, revealing promising depth at the core and concluding with a chalky finish."
William Kelley,
Wine Advocate
, January 2021

SKU/Code: 
DB9793-18
Product Line: 
Wine
White
Varietal: 
Chardonnay