FR-BAC-14-18

Santenay Rouge 'Les Charmes Dessus', Bachelet-Monnot

Santenay Rouge 'Les Charmes Dessus', Bachelet-Monnot
  • Just beneath 1er Cru Clos Rousseau on the Maranges side of Santenay
  • 60+ year old vines
  • 30% whole cluster
  • Indigenous yeast
  • Aged in 228L barrels (20% new)
Producer:
Vintage:
2018
Country:
France
Region:
Burgundy
Appellation:
Santenay
Variety:
Pinot Noir
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Press & Reviews

Vinous Media

Score:
92
Date:
2020-12-01
Review:
The palate is medium-bodied with edgy, chalky tannins. You might imagine there is some whole bunches here but there is in fact none, a touch of graphite and citrus fruit towards the slightly brittle finish. This will need time, but patience will be rewarded.