Burghound.com Top Value Choice of the Week

Suggestion from October 26 2016

Wine: 2011 Santenay "La Comme" 1er

Producer: Château de la Maltroye

Comment: A cool, pure and perfumed nose of wet stone, green apple and soft pear aromas leads to beautifully vibrant and well-delineated medium-bodied flavors that possess fine concentration and plenty of finishing punch. I like the refreshing and noticeably saline-infused finish and overall this delivers terrific quality in the context of the appellation.

Score: 91 Drink: 2016+

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