Late lunch summer afternoon

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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.

http://www.lcbo.com/lcbo/product/bouchard-pere-fils-beaune-premier-cru-beaune-du-chateau/325142#.U8rb5fldWSo

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

Varietal:Burgundy

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.

http://www.cellartracker.com/wine.asp?iWine=994822

 

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