2018 Bouchard Père & Fils Meursault Perrières Premier Cru
It is the marly ground to which the vine clings that has given rise to the name of this exceptional age-old plot: "Perrières". This Premier Cru has been renowned for its finesse and pureness for many years: in the mid-19th century, the wine maker, M. de Vergnette stated in one of his works that "Apart from the true Montrachets, I know of no other white wine so exquisite.’’ Bouchard own 1.2 hectares of the 12-hectare vineyard. The vineyard faces East/ Southeast and is on marly limestone soil. A complex blend of floral notes, green fruit and subtle vanilla. Both full and subtle, this wine reveals considerable personality good minerality and a wonderful freshness. Good ageing potential.