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Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer DOMAINE DES TOURTERELLES
Bright medium straw colour. Slightly spicy, bright, ripe pear-driven, lemon-melon-apple nose with some fairly complex, faint cedar notes. Dry, medium bodied, quite well structured, harmonious, ripe pear-lemon-apple-melon flavours with a lingering, fairly high acid finish. This remarkable Macon-Village is made exclusively from old Chardonnay vines (average age of 55 years) and has 13% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar with lot number L171041 on the back label. TONY ASPLER / 89-points / BEST BUY - Spicy, minerally, green pineapple nose; medium-bodied, dry, apple and green pear flavours with lively acidity and good length. CSPC 489799
Type White Table Wine
Agent Ter Fir
Country France
Region Burgundy
Rating **+(89 points)
Spicy, Ripe Pear
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: This is sourced from vines averaging 55 years of age. Floral and subtle, the wine is round, soft and charming. Expect delicately articulated peach, apple, nectarine, pear and spice tones with a delightful vibrancy and length. Enjoy with chicken or fish. (Vintages panel, Sept. 2016) Price $ 16.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 22, 2017
Cases bought 400 (12 bottles per case)

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