2019 Bachelet-Monnot Bourgogne Blanc

Burgundy, France

Practically Puligny. Crystalline Bourgogne Blanc that truly over delivers.


…every year these boys slam-dunk another raft of outstanding wines that brim with freshness and vigour. They have the knack…

Neal Martin, Vinous

About The Wine

The Bachelet brothers’ Bourgogne Blanc comes from 40 year old vines in Puligny, metres away from the boarder of the Puligny Montrachet AOC.

It should, therefore, come as no surprise that this wine seriously over delivers. There is a cool citrus lift to the nose and a pithy core of fruit. Great texture and creaminess, a result of long slow lees work, and also a complexity rarely seen at this level. The pedigree of the fruit shines through but the brothers’ deft hand has harnessed it beautifully.

About Bachelet-Monnot

Now widely considered shining stars of Burgundy it's hard to believe that the brother Bachelet were once the new kids on the block.

Marc and Alexandre created Bachelet Monnot in 2005 with land from their father and uncle. They have small but outstanding white holdings, primarily in and around Puligny Montrachet, from which they produce pitifully small amounts of stunning crus. Their red holdings are Santenay and Maranges, lesser known villages, but ones that, in the hands of these two, should be given serious consideration.

They work all their vineyards organically and their low key winery in Dezize-les-Maranges is home to a structure driven winemaking style of precision and patience.

Stand by for an exceptional Bourgogne Blanc, show-stopping 1er Cru whites and reds that will surprise and delight with their value.

The talented brothers Bachelet (Marc left & Alexandre right)
The talented brothers Bachelet (Marc left & Alexandre right)
Dezize-les-Maranges, Burgundy
Additional Info

From The Importer

This Bourgogne Blanc comes from some seriously impressive terroir: 1.3 hectares of 20- to 50-year-old vines in the Puligny area (spread across four parcels); and a plot of young-vine Chassagne on very chalky soil. These source vineyards—combined with the quality of the viticulture, harvest date and the confident, hands-off winemaking—gifts one of the best value white Burgundies in our portfolio.

Blend : Chardonnay (100%)
ABV : 13%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2029
Bottle Size : 750ml

The affable Marc (left) and Alexandre (right) Bachelet
The affable Marc (left) and Alexandre (right) Bachelet
Burgundy, France
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews


"The 2019 Bourgogne Blanc offers attractive lime flower and crushed chalk aromas on the nose. The palate is fresh and vibrant on the entry, quite leesy in the mouth with touches of hazelnut and almond on the Meursault-like finish. Very fine." - Neal Martin (Vinous)


"Outstanding. Top Value. A ripe and very fresh nose is comprised by notes of apple, citrus and discreet whiffs of wood. The racy and intense flavors possess unusually good detail along with fine depth and length in the context of the appellation. This is excellent and highly recommended.” - Allen Meadows (Burghound)


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