Bouchard Pere & Fils Montrachet 2013
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Exquisite bouquet with a variety of aromas skilfully blended with a toasty note. Perfect harmony between power, smoothness and delicacy. The "king of kings". Very
good ageing potential. Pair with fish and shellfish (tubo, monkfish, lobster, crayfish) in sauce.
The 2013 Le Montrachet Grand Cru has a very reserved bouquet, a light marine influence coming through with aeration of shucked oyster shells and a smidgen of orange rind. The palate is fresh and crisp, compact, more austere than the two Chevaliers at the moment, with very laconic, tight-lipped finish compared to others that I have tasted. Let's see...this is giving away zilch at the moment!
Score: 91-93, Neal Martin, December 2014
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