2020 Domaine Faiveley Meursault 1er Cru Blagny

Chardonnay - 750ML
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JS 94 JM 93 WA 92
JS 94

jamessuckling.com, September 2022

Wonderful, nutty nose with delicate toasty, pear and candied-citrus notes. Plenty of substance and concentration, the mineral freshness lifting up the ample body and giving it tons of energy. Almost perfectly judged oak...
JM 93

Jasper Morris Inside Burgundy, November 2021

(90-93 points) Pale lemon and lime colour, racy at first, more powerful fruit behind. Quite intense even from the start of the palate. Really quite full up front, then some more gracious fruit behind.
WA 92

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, January 2022

(WA 90-92 points) Aromas of pear, freshly baked bread, citrus oil and baking spices introduce the 2020 Meursault 1er Cru Blagny (Maison), a medium to full-bodied, ample and satiny wine that's bright and chalky...

WINE DETAILS

Color & Type White
Varietal Chardonnay
Country France
Region Burgundy
Sub-region Cote de Beaune
Appellation Meursault
Sub-appellation Sous Blagny
Vintage 2020
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 13.5%
Closure Cork

Introducing the 2020 Domaine Faiveley Meursault 1er Cru Blagny, a captivating white wine from the esteemed Burgundy region of France. Crafted from the Chardonnay varietal, this vintage showcases the exceptional quality and finesse that have come to define the wines of Meursault.

In the glass, the wine displays a pale lemon and lime color, hinting at its vibrant and racy character. The aromas that waft from the glass are simply mesmerizing. Notes of ripe pear, freshly baked bread, citrus oil, and delicate baking spices intertwine, creating a symphony of enticing scents.

On the palate, the Meursault 1er Cru Blagny reveals its medium to full-bodied nature, enveloping the senses with a smooth and satiny texture. The wine is bright and chalky, showcasing its Burgundian terroir. As the flavors unfold, one is greeted with a gracious fruit profile, with the intensity building from the start and leading to a more powerful and lingering finish.

Renowned wine critic Robert Parker's Wine Advocate scored this vintage an impressive 92 points, praising its ample body and saline finish. Jasper Morris Inside Burgundy awarded it 93 points, highlighting its initial raciness and subsequent fullness. James Suckling, another esteemed critic, bestowed a remarkable 94 points upon this Meursault, commending its wonderful nutty nose, concentrated body, and well-balanced oak.

With an alcohol percentage of 13.5%, this white wine offers a perfect balance between richness and freshness. Its closure, a classic cork, preserves the wine's elegance and aging potential. Whether enjoyed now or cellared for a few years, this Meursault is a true gem that will reveal new layers of complexity and refinement over time.

Experience the magic of Domaine Faiveley's 2020 Meursault 1er Cru Blagny and savor the essence of Burgundy in every sip.