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2016 Bouchard Beaune 1er Cru Teurons

2016 Bouchard Beaune 1er Cru Teurons

92 Points Antonio Galloni's Vinous
2016 Bouchard Beaune 1er Cru Teurons
92 Points Antonio Galloni's Vinous

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A classic Beaune from one of the area's most highly regarded sites=. Teurons borders the famous vineyards of Greves and Sur Les Greves, where the southeast-facing slope of free-draining, limestone soils produce small berries with bright flavour and plenty of acid and tannin structure. Yielding expressive fruit with spicy and earthy depth, the Teurons has the charm, complexity and age-worthy structure of some Grand Cru wines...at a fraction of the price.

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$74.99 in mixed 6+ or $83.99 per bottle

Overview

Grape

Pinot Noir

Its Origins

Today the Burgundian wine domaine of Bouchard Pere et Fils can trace its origins back to 1731, though it is no longer family owned. In 1995 the Champagne house Joseph Henriot acquired the company and quality has risen as a consequence. Bouchard is led by Stéphane Follin Arbelet, while the wines are made by Philippe Prost - who has been with the company since 1978. An impressive gravity-flow winery on the Route de Savigny, the Cuvérie St Vincent, was completed in 2005 and enables them to process all their wines with optimum efficiency. Bouchard’s total holdings comprise 130 hectares, including 12ha of grand crus and 74ha of premier crus, which makes them the largest vineyard owners in the Côte d’Or. (Note: The Teuron's vineyard wine from Bouchard's competitor Louis Jadot is called Theurons, with an "h").

What The Critics Say

89-91/100 Vinous, Stephen Tanzer

"(20 hectoliters per hectare produced, with the bottom of the parcel doing better than the top): Dark red with ruby highlights. Sexy aromas of redcurrant, minerals and leather. Then youthfully clenched and tightly wound but not dry, with its medicinal cherry and licorice flavors joined on the end by a note of dark chocolate. The slightly tough tannins will require at least a few years of bottle aging upon release. In its wildness and structure, this wine reminded me of a Gevrey-Chambertin, as the Teurons example from Domaine Albert Morot has done for years."

16/20 JancisRobinson.com, Richard Hemming

"Better ripeness than their Beaune du Château, with juicy redcurrant and raspberry aromas. Simple palate, semi-firm tannin, moderate length. (RH)." Drink 2019 - 2029

Stats & Food Matching

  • Variety

    Pinot Noir

  • Colour

    Red

  • Region

    Burgundy

  • Closure

    Cork

  • Volume

    750ml

  • Maturity

    2019 - 2029

This Wine Goes Well With

with DUCK
with GAME
with STRONG CHEESE

Taste

3

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