FR-BAC-17-18

Pommard 'Les Chanlins', Bachelet-Monnot

Pommard 'Les Chanlins', Bachelet-Monnot
  • Above and touches 1er Chanlins on the Volnay side of Pommard, just next to Rugiens
  • 40+ year old vines
  • Very dangerous, steep parcel at 400m that is worked by hand
  • Red clay and chalk soil
  • 15% whole cluster
  • Indigenous yeast
  • Aged in barrel (15% new)
Producer:
Vintage:
2018
Country:
France
Region:
Burgundy
Appellation:
Pommard
Variety:
Pinot Noir
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media

Score:
92
Date:
2020-01-01
Review:
Lively blackberry and raspberry fruit on the nose intermingle with pressed iris flowers. The palate is medium-bodied with grippy tannins and impressive weight. It has retained great clarity and persistence towards the finish. Quintessential Pommard from start to finish.