White Bour­gogne

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Du­rup - Four­chaume 2017 Ch­ablis 1er Cru

The nose is min­eral and offers fi­nesse, el­e­gance as well as a good fi­nesse of the grain. It re­veals notes of ripe ap­ple, ripe cit­rus and small notes of Mirabelle plum as­so­ci­ated with small / slight touches of zest as well as dis­creet va­ri­etals hints / flow­ers. The palate is fruity, well-bal­anced, pre­cise, frank and offers a beau­ti­ful juici­ness, a racy min­er­al­ity, fi­nesse, a small ten­sion, a good fresh­ness, an acidu­lous frame, el­e­gance as well as dy­namism. On the palate this wine ex­presses notes of ripe lemon, juicy man­darin and small notes of quenette, ap­ple as­so­ci­ated with slight touches of flow­ers, vine peach and juicy mirabelle plum. Good length

Score : 16+/20 (92-93/100)

Du­rup -Vau deVey 2014 Ch­ablis 1er Cru

The nose is el­e­gant, aro­matic and offers a slight gour­man­dise and a slight com­plex­ity. It re­veals notes of quince, ripe lemon and small notes of physalis, beeswax as­so­ci­ated with small touches of fresh ap­ple as well as very dis­creet hints of spices and dried fruits (al­mond, hazel­nut). The palate is juicy, fruity, well-bal­anced, pre­cise, el­e­gant and offers a good def­i­ni­tion, fi­nesse, a beau­ti­ful juici­ness, ten­sion, straight­ness, a good struc­ture, an acidu­lous frame as well as a bit aeral side. On the palate this wine ex­presses notes of ripe lemon, quince and small notes of ripe tan­ger­ine zest as­so­ci­ated with touches of small yel­low fruits, beeswax as well as very dis­creet hints of spices and al­mond. Good length and good per­sis­tence.

Score : 15.75+/20 (91-92/100)

Do­maine Nu­dant - Chardon­nay 2017 Bour­gogne Hautes-Côtes de Nuits

The nose is juicy, fresh and offers a slight fleshi­ness as well as a slight gour­man­dise. It re­veals notes of fleshy white peach, ripe Wil­liams pear and small notes of quince as­so­ci­ated with slight touches of fleshy / ripe yel­low fruits as well as dis­creet hints of beeswax and ripe green ap­ple. The palate is fruity, well-bal­anced and offers juici­ness, fresh­ness, min­er­al­ity, gour­man­dise, a good def­i­ni­tion, a cer­tain del­i­cacy as well as a min­eral frame. On the palate this wine ex­presses notes of fleshy / juicy vine peach, ripe / juicy ap­ple and small notes of juicy / fleshy yel­low fruits as­so­ci­ated with small touches of quince / cit­rus as well as an im­per­cep­ti­ble toasted hint. Pu­rity in the fruit. A slight power and a hint of al­mond on per­sis­tence / af­ter­taste.

Score : 15.25/20 (90/100)

Do­maine Michel Gros - Fon­taine Saint Martin 2016, Monopole Bour­gogne, Hautes Côtes de Nuits

The nose is juicy. It re­veals notes of ripe juicy lemon and small notes of juicy / ripe plum as­so­ci­ated with small touches of quince, as well as very dis­creet hints of al­mond (in the back­ground) and an im­per­cep­ti­ble hint of small yel­low berries. The palate is well-bal­anced, fruity, and offers a small straight­ness, a slight acidu­lous frame, min­er­al­ity, pre­ci­sion, a good def­i­ni­tion as well as a good struc­ture. On the palate this wine ex­presses notes of ripe lemon, quince and small notes of fleshy / juicy mirabelle plum as­so­ci­ated with small touches of small yel­low berries as well as very dis­creet hints of crunchy white fruits in the back­ground (brugnon / ap­ple) and of beeswax. Good length.

Score : 15/20 (89-90/100)

Agnès Pa­quet 2016 Auxey-Duresses

The nose is fruity, racy and offers min­er­al­ity as well as a very slight power. It re­veals notes of quince, cit­rus and small notes of ripe tan­ger­ine as­so­ci­ated with touches of pink ly­chee, rose as well as very dis­creet hints of white flow­ers (in the back­ground), toasted and an im­per­cep­ti­ble hint of beeswax. The palate is fruity, juicy, beau­ti­fully gour­mand, well-built, racy and offers gen­eros­ity, el­e­gance, a small min­eral frame, a fine grain, a very slight ten­sion as well as a good guide­line. On the palate this wine ex­presses notes of quince, crushed ripe brugnon and small notes of pear, quenette and yel­low fruits as­so­ci­ated with dis­creet touches of cit­rus, pink ly­chee as well as a dis­creet hint of flow­ers and an im­per­cep­ti­ble hint of beeswax and al­mond / toasted oak. Good length.

Score : 15.5/20 (90-91/100)

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