2016 Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru, Domaine Patrick Javillier
Duty Free (EP)
The benefit of a little time allows this wine to unfurl in the glass, handing the merest glimpse of the behemoth that lies below the surface. On the nose there is a cool, delicate floral note together with a piercing wet stone mineral component which marries notions of toast, greengage, membrillo and dried pear. A concentrated and linear, broad and expansive palate ensues, offering rich creamy mouthfeel which is countered so brilliantly by Corton-Charlemagne’s tell-tail lean and taught, laser-like focus. This is the sheer embodiment of high toned, intellectual Chardonnay from one of the varietal’s very greatest exponents. A star of 2016.
UB* - Under Bond This wine is available En Primeur. The price shown is not inclusive of UK duty and VAT, which is payable at the prevailing rate (on publication duty was £25.98 per case of 12 x 75cl bottles, plus 20% VAT) upon delivery from bond. Wines will be shipped from autumn 2018 and we'll contact you once they've arrived. You will have the option to take delivery, or keep your wine in professional storage.
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