2011 Chablis Grand Cru Les Preuses

Maison de Montille, Burgundy & Chablis Wine Region, France

Chardonnay, Drinking Now 2024

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This is a substantial, mouth-filling wine, showing the generosity of the vineyard but also its undeniable charm. The nose is floral with a gentle grapefruit perfume behind it, on the palate, citrus dominates before hinting at rocks and struck-match towards the finish. This is an infant at this stage but there is so much going on here that it will no doubt grow up to be a fascinating adult. Drink from 2016.

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