Clear, pale ruby colour; aromas of vanilla, cherries and earthy notes; extra dry and light bodied with flavours of red cherry; medium length finish, drink now.
LCBO#: 325142 $36. cnd
Bouchard Pere & Fils Wines 750 mL bottle Alcohol/Vol13.5% Made in:Burgundy, FranceBy:Bouchard Pere & Fils
Sugar Content:5 g/L Sweetness Descriptor:XD – Extra Dry Style:Medium-bodied & Fruity
2009 Beaune du Château Premier Cru Rouge
Sourced from 26.04 ha in 17 different premier cru vineyards (climats) in Beaune: Aigrots, Avaux, Bas des Teurons, Belissands, Boucherottes, Bressandes, Cent Vignes, Champs Pimonts, Clos du Roi, A l’Ecu, En Genêts, Grèves, Pertuisots, Reversées, Seurey, Sizies, and Toussaints. The wine spends 10-18 months in oak, of which 60-85% new oak, which is a high proportion for a wine at this price level.