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2015 Jadot Monthelie 1er Cru Champs Fulliot

2015 Jadot Monthelie 1er Cru Champs Fulliot

92 Points John Caro
2015 Jadot Monthelie 1er Cru Champs Fulliot
92 Points John Caro

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Our best value red Burgundy? Monthelie is overshadowed by its more expensive neighbour Volnay: thus under-the-radar, this Champs Fulliot manages to border Volnay's most famous Clos Des Chenes vineyard and with the same south-east exposure - but nothing like the price tag! Classy freshness and floral lift maximise Monthelie's undervalued potential. Charming and nuanced, this 1er Cru is the soul of red Burgundy...for $60 something.

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$64.99 in mixed 6+ or $71.99 per bottle

Overview

Grape

Pinot Noir

Its Origins

In Burgundy’s Côte d’Or, where the integrity of the producer is often more important than a renowned appellation or vineyard, Maison Louis Jadot is one of the most venerable, most trusted and revered wine houses. Jadot’s winemaking team, now led by Technical Director Frédéric Barnier, has maintained a balance of tradition and technology in winemaking that allows Jadot’s wines to express the subtle differences between terroirs that are the essence of fine Burgundy. Though officially retired in 2013, esteemed winemaker Jacques Lardière continues to work in an advisory role and on special projects. Founded in 1859, the house has grown through a long-term policy of acquisition or management of exceptional vineyard lands and owns 528 acres of vineyards, including nearly 280 acres of the Cote d’Or’s most prestigious Premier and Grand Cru plots.

What The Critics Say

Vinous, Stephen Tanzer

"Palish medium red. Red cherry, red berries, rose petal and a hint of dusty spices on the aromatic nose. Supple in the middle palate, with a slightly medicinal cherry liqueur flavor energized by a hint of cranberry. Finishes firmly tannic but not dry, with good breadth and persistence, an impression of delicacy and a restrained sweetness. Nicely done."

17/20 Jancis Robinson (2010 vintage)

"New vineyard for them - first vintage 2009 - just southwest of Clos des Chênes. Mid crimson. Great vitality, zest and lovely open fruit. But with real delicacy. Just what burgundy is all about. A great addition. Transparent. Not heavy but true."

Stats & Food Matching

  • Variety

    Pinot Noir

  • Colour

    Red

  • Region

    Burgundy

  • Closure

    Cork

  • Volume

    750ml

This Wine Goes Well With

with CHICKEN
with DUCK
with PORK

Taste

3

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If for any reason you are not entirely happy with your order or you suspect that they may be affected by a quality issue, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will remedy the problem straight away. Contact us on 0800 422 767.

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