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2019 Domaine Matrot Bourgogne Blanc

Burgundy, France

Fresh and exciting Bourgogne Blanc, well priced and ready to drink now.

$59.00

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Attractive, uncomplicated Burgundian Chardonnay.

Jasper Morris (Inside Burgundy)

About this Wine

This is what Bourgogne Blanc should be, uncomplicated, and a wonderful showcase of Chardonnay without all the bells and whistles.

From 20 y/o vines near Meursault, there are aromas of white flesh fruits, straight forward, with a rounded mouth feel, it’s a wine to be drunk fresh and young.

If you’re looking for white Burg without having to break the wallet, this wine is a great addition to the monthly drinking rotation.

About Domaine Matrot

Domaine Matrot is a sixth-generation family estate with exceptional holdings in the Cote de Beaune.

With six hectares of village-designated plots, plus four hectares of premier cru vineyards in Meursault and Puligny-Montrachet, they have access to some truly special fruit.

Organic since 2000, the estate is now run by sisters Elsa and Adele Matrot, who took over from their father Thierry in 2016.

Winemakers Elsa and Adele Matrot
Winemakers Elsa and Adele Matrot
Cote de Beaune, France
Additional Info

From The Importer

100% Chardonnay from vines with an average age of 20 years. Pressed as whole bunches in a pneumatic press. Fermentation with indigenous yeasts in oak barrels (20% new) for eight to 10 weeks at temperatures of 18-20°C. Undergoes complete MLF and is matured on lees (no stirring) for 12 months. Spends one month in stainless steel to prepare the wine for bottling.

Blend : Chardonnay (100%)
ABV : 13%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2023
Bottle Size : 750ml

Dad, Thierry Matrot circa 1976
Dad, Thierry Matrot circa 1976
Cote de Beaune, France
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

89Points
Vinous.com

"Bottled in July, the 2019 Bourgogne Blanc has a well-defined bouquet of light nutty notes, the 20% new oak nicely integrated. The palate is well balanced with a lightly honeyed opening, touches of ginger and dried apricot and a spicy finish. Good substance for a Bourgogne Blanc." Neal Martin (Vinous)

88Points
Inside Burgundy

"Bottled in July. This wine now includes a hectare in the Hautes Côtes and a cuvée purchased from Chablis. Clear, pure colour, with tense vibrant fresh fruit, apple and pear with some lemon notes too. Clean, long, good weight. Love the finish here! Attractive, uncomplicated Burgundian chardonnay." Jasper Morris (Inside Burgundy)

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