Sunday, January 29, 2017

Puligny-Montrachet 2015, Bachelet-Monnot

This domaine has a significant following with imbibers and merchants alike. Must be worth visiting from Bourgoblog HQ in Puligny this year. Tasted at the annual Juaterini & Brooks Burgundy tasting this 2015 Puligny has a full on lemon nose, open already, ripe, touches of satsuma. Very drinkable, plump, medium minus acidity, fruit weights masks the minerality. A delicious wine in the vein of the crowd-pleasing 2008s yet lacking the soul of a true Puligny. a big redeeming feature is the appetising price, especially for a 2015. Scores 22-24/30 for a Puligny and will drink well from 2018 onwards.

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