Bâtard-Montrachet Grand cru  2014

FAIVELEY

Bâtard-Montrachet Grand cru
2014

$434.20*

* Suggested retail price
Product code
304279
Format
6 x 750ml
Listing type
Speculative
Status
Unavailable
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Burgundy
Subregion
Côte de Beaune
Appellation
Bâtard-Montrachet
Classification
Grand cru
Varietal(s)
Chardonnay 100 %
Color
White
Closure type
Cork
Winery's website

About this winery

Founded in 1825, Domaine Faiveley is one of Burgundy's greatest domaines. Originally the company was a classic negotiant business, based in Nuits St. Georges and engaged in the buying and selling of wine but not the production of it. After seven generations of steadily acquiring properties throughout the Cotes de Nuits, the Cotes de Beaune, Cotes Chalonnaise and now Chablis, the Faiveley family have established themselves as the most important vineyard owners in Burgundy, with 120 hectares of...

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Press reviews

Wine Spectator

- 95 points -

September 2016

This is expressive, its pastry- and toast-tinged peach, lemon and spice flavors set against a creamy texture. The firm structure emerges on the finish, which is long and evokes stony, mineral elements.

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Vinous

93+ Points

Stephen Tanzer, September 2016

Pale, bright yellow. Deep, ripe aromas of peach flesh, flowers and vanillin oak. Broad, ripe, sweet and rich; deceptively accessible today owing to its sweet peachy fruit. Displays more body and sweetness than the Bienvenues, not to mention more breadth and salinity, but this wine will need longer cellaring. Less showy today, but then this is Batard. Mounts slowly and lingers on the classically dry aftertaste.

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