2018 Domaine Michel Niellon Chassagne Montrachet Chenevottes
Chardonnay - 750ML
2018 Domaine Michel Niellon Chassagne Montrachet Chenevottes
  • DC 94
  • WA 92

Reg: $109.94

$94.94

In Stock: 10 btls
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Reg: $109.94

$94.94

In Stock: 10 btls
Ships Immediately

Pre-Arrival: 0 btls
ETA: Pending

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DC 94
Decanter, October 2019
This small 0.18ha block sits in a hollow close to the RN6 that runs up to Saint Aubin and can be frost prone in years like 2016. In 2018, it's humid soils were a buffer against heat stress, producing a wine that's rich...   This small 0.18ha block sits in a hollow close to the RN6 that runs up to Saint Aubin and can be frost prone in years like 2016. In 2018, it's humid soils were a buffer against heat stress, producing a wine that's rich and textured, with fennel and vanilla spice on the nose and a palate that marries honey and tangerine flavours with vivid balancing acidity.  
WA 92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, January 2020
The 2018 Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Chenevottes opens in the glass with scents of citrus oil, white flowers, fresh nutmeg and green apple, framed by a touch of light reduction that dissipates with aeration. On the...   The 2018 Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Chenevottes opens in the glass with scents of citrus oil, white flowers, fresh nutmeg and green apple, framed by a touch of light reduction that dissipates with aeration. On the palate, the wine is medium to full-bodied, satiny but precise, with lively acids and a long, mineral finish. I suspect it will become more honeyed and exotic as it ages. - WK  
Category Description
Color & Type White
Varietal Chardonnay
Country France
Region Burgundy
Sub-region Cote de Beaune
Appellation Chassagne Montrachet
Sub-appellation Les Chenevottes
Vintage 2018
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 13.5%
Closure Cork