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2009 Louis Carillon Puligny Montrachet Les Referts

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Latest Sale Price

October 17, 2021 - $92

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RATINGS

90-93Stephen Tanzer

Perfumed, high-pitched aromas of pineapple, ripe peach, nutmeg and nut oil. Chewy, dense and dry, with solid structure underlying its mineral and citrus flavors. Spreads out nicely on the firm finish.

REGION

France, Burgundy, Côte d'Or, Côte de Beaune, Puligny-Montrachet, Les Referts

Les Referts is a 13.5-acre acre Premier Cru vineyard in the Puligny-Montrachet appellation in Burgundy’s Cote de Beaune. It is on the northern edge of the appellation and borders Meursault.

TYPE

White Wine, Chardonnay, 1er (Premier) Cru

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.