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2017 Jadot Bourgogne Blanc Couvent des Jacobins

2017 Jadot Bourgogne Blanc Couvent des Jacobins

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91 Points John Caro
2017 Jadot Bourgogne Blanc Couvent des Jacobins
91 Points John Caro

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A select blend of Burgundy whites, this super-value Chardonnay offers fruitiness with class. Bright stonefruit and citrus are touched with minerals and florals on a plump, harmonious and refreshing palate. The fruit is from the best of certain villages, with Maconnais sources bringing fleshy fruit while the Cote d'Or and Challonaise bring structure and complexity. Beautiful with or without finger food or white meats, this proper Burgundy is a perfect Blanc for any occasion.

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$32.99 in mixed 6+ or $36.99 per bottle

Overview

Grape

Chardonnay

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, Neal Martin

"The 2017 Bourgogne Couvent des Jacobins, which contains a large majority of fruit from the Côte d’Or, has a pleasant, tropical-tinged bouquet featuring notes of passion fruit and guava. The palate is well balanced with good weight, a fine bead of acidity, an easygoing personality and a touch of sour lemon perking up the finish. Enjoy over the next two or three years." Drink 2018 - 2021

Parker's Wine Advocate, William Kelly

"The 2017 Bourgogne Blanc Couvent des Jacobins (Maison Louis Jadot) offers up an attractive bouquet of ripe citrus, green apple and pear, deftly framed by oak vanillin, followed by a medium-bodied, succulent and elegantly textural palate. It's a serious Bourgogne that exemplifies the effort Jadot devotes to their lesser appellations." Drink 2018 - 2024

Stats & Food Matching

  • Variety

    Chardonnay

  • Colour

    White

  • Region

    Burgundy

  • Closure

    Cork

  • Volume

    750ml

  • Alcohol

    12.5%

  • Maturity

    2018 - 2024

This Wine Goes Well With

with CANAPES
with CHICKEN
with FISH

Taste

3

Delivery & Returns

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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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