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2015 Domaine Michelot Meursault Sous La Velle

ITEM 8101693 - Removed from a professional wine storage facility

Bidder Quantity Amount Total
UCBeau 1 $35 $35
8 $35
Item Sold Amount Date
I8112594 2 $36 Feb 13, 2022
I8112594 4 $35 Feb 13, 2022
I8106696 1 $35 Feb 6, 2022
I8101693 1 $35 Jan 30, 2022
I8095418 3 $35 Jan 23, 2022
I8070984 6 $35 Jan 16, 2022
I8057481 4 $36 Jan 9, 2022
I8057481 8 $35 Jan 9, 2022
I8058022 4 $41 Jan 8, 2022
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France, Burgundy, Côte d'Or, Côte de Beaune, Meursault

Meursault is one of the trio of famous Chardonnay producing appellations in the Côte d’Or. Although both red and white wines are allowed to be produced in the Meursault appellation, 98% of Meursault is Chardonnay. With a total of 2,500 acres of vineyards, there are no Grands Crus but 325 acres of Premiers Crus, which are divided into 13 main vineyards. As wine writers have often noted, Meursault’s fame is based on its Premiers Crus, including the prestigious Les Perrières, Les Genevrières and Les Charmes. Because the water table is low in Meursault, many producers have cellars here, including Comte Lafon and Jean-Francois Coche-Dury. Robert M. Parker Jr. wrote “the Premiers Crus, as well as the finest Villages Meursaults from the top vineyards, are among the easiest drinking white burgundies in the world. Why? High-quality Meursault is opulent, almost unctuous, with a fatness and a juicy, succulent, buttery, hazelnut and apple, peach-like fruitiness that often roars from the glass.”


White Wine, Chardonnay

This white variety originated in Burgundy, but is now grown around the world. Its flexibility to thrive in many regions translates to wide flavor profile in the market. Chardonnay is commonly used in making Champagne and sparkling wines.