2016 Patrick Piuze Chablis Grand Cru Bougros
Chardonnay - 750ML
2016 Patrick Piuze Chablis Grand Cru Bougros
  • WS 94
  • WA 91
  • BH 91

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$74.94

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Reg: $84.94

$74.94

This product is
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WS 94
Wine Spectator, February 2018
White peach, apple and baking spice flavors ride the wave of brisk acidity in this finely cut Chablis. Balanced and persistent, with a long, stone- and spice-tinged aftertaste. Best from 2019 through 2025. 410 cases made...   White peach, apple and baking spice flavors ride the wave of brisk acidity in this finely cut Chablis. Balanced and persistent, with a long, stone- and spice-tinged aftertaste. Best from 2019 through 2025. 410 cases made, 135 cases imported. — BS  
WA 91
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2017
The 2016 Chablis Grand Cru Bougros, which is picked now only in the mornings, according to Patrick Piuze, has a perfumed bouquet of grass clippings mixed with Granny Smith apples and freshly sliced pear. The palate has a...   The 2016 Chablis Grand Cru Bougros, which is picked now only in the mornings, according to Patrick Piuze, has a perfumed bouquet of grass clippings mixed with Granny Smith apples and freshly sliced pear. The palate has a twist of bitter lemon on the entry and is very saline in the mouth with just a touch of reduction on the finish that will dissipate by the time it is bottled. This is a fine Chablis for sure, although there are other grand crus from Piuze that surpass it this year.  
BH 91
Burghound, October 2017
Sulfur partially masks the notes of mineral reduction, green fruit, tidal pool and iodine nuances. There is both good vibrancy and intensity to the admirably well-concentrated flavors that possess focused power while...   Sulfur partially masks the notes of mineral reduction, green fruit, tidal pool and iodine nuances. There is both good vibrancy and intensity to the admirably well-concentrated flavors that possess focused power while exhibiting impressive persistence on the clean, dry and moderately complex finish. This too needs at least a few years of bottle age to develop better overall depth.  
Category Description
Color & Type White
Varietal Chardonnay
Country France
Region Burgundy
Sub-region Chablis
Appellation Bougros
Vintage 2016
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 12.5%
Closure Cork