Chablis Grand Cru Blanchots 2014

JEAN-MARC BROCARD

Chablis Grand Cru Blanchots
2014

$125.99*

* Suggested retail price
Product code
257173
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Cross dock
Status
Store Only
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Burgundy
Subregion
Yonne
Appellation
Chablis Blanchot
Classification
Grand cru
Varietal(s)
Chardonnay 100 %
Color
White
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
Winery's website

About this winery

Jean-Marc Brocard's origins lie in the Côte d'Or, a farmer's son from the village of Chaudenay-le-Château, not even the son of the vigneron. Following his father’s advice Jean-Marc studied Engineering leaving behind agricultural life. It was an accident of marriage that brought him to wine when he married Claudine (his childhood sweetheart), a vigneron's daughter from the village of St-Bris-le-Vineux in the valley of Yonne. Starting with single a hectare of vines from his father-in-law in...

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Tasting notes

Buttery flavours of toasted salt with floral aromas. Medium-bodied with a long finish.

Press reviews

Tim Atkin MW

- 94 points -

January 2016

Surprisingly exotic for a Blanchot, which can be very austere in its youth, the Brocards’
wine is made from purchased grapes. The oak is quite assertive, but there’s plenty of sweet peach and pear fruit for support, underpinned by lip smacking acidity.

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