Burghound.com Top Value Choice of the Week

Suggestion from November 25 2015

Wine: 2007 Chassagne-Montrachet "Encégnières"

Producer: Domaine Marc Colin

Comment: Almost invisible SO2. This is bigger than its Puligny counterpart but trades size for elegance. The resin and floral aromas evidence traces of earth and herb, both of which are reflected by the bigger and richer medium plus weight flavors that possess good power and punch on the lingering and sappy finish. A qualitative choice.

Score: 90 Drink: 2012+

Each week we feature a different Burgundy rated as a top value by Burghound. While there will be a mix of vintages, most wines featured will be those that can normally be found at a variety of fine wine retailers. Each wine will be described and rated with a suggested window of peak drinkability indicated after the numerical score.

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