Premier Cru Meursault Genevrières

Location
Burgundy, France
Level
Premier Cru
Variety
Chardonnay
Region
Côte de Beaune
Domaine
Domaine
Domaine Surface
6.55 acres

Soils

Gravelly soil with clay limestone, and iron traces

Winemaking

Manual harvest in small cases and matured for 13 months in 18% new oak.

Tasting Notes

Subtle bouquet of fruit and flowers combined with toasted hints. Full yet refined, without the slightest heaviness and with the liveliness typical of Les Genevrières. A voluptuous wine.

Points of Distinction

  • Bouchard Père & Fils owns 6.55 acres of Meursault Genevrières, often the first chardonnays to be harvested on the estate.