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France, Chardonnay, Mâcon Farges, Henri Perrusset, Selection Vielles Vignes, Gran Vin de Bourgogne, Mâcon-Villages, Mâcon Farges, Burgundy, 2011


N/ Limestone, chalk, and crushed rocks. Yellow tropicals, lime zest, pineapple. Light butter.  Bridges the gap between Old and New world.  If you have a friend addicted to California oak bomb Chardonnay, do them a favor and have them try this wine. T/ Medium-full mouthfeel. Soft yellows with nice, but not bracing, acids. Pears and […]

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France, Chardonnay, Les Charmes, Macon-Lugny, Single Vineyard, Cave de Lugny, Lugny, Burgundy, 2010

N/ Oh the joy of this nose after so many recent over-oaked, California-style butterscotch bomb Chards!  Citrus, freshly baked bread, clean granite dust, fresh leather, and acidic spring water. T/ Medium mouthfeel.  Very nice first citrus-laden acid blast, but with a very creamy, inviting texture.  Lime zest and fresh lemon juice flavors frame an ample […]

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