Premier Cru Meursault Perrières

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

Soils

Marly limestone

Winemaking

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

Tasting Notes

A complex blend of floral notes and delicate oaky touches. Both full and subtle, this wine reveals considerable personality on the palate. Its marked liveliness gives it great freshness, a sign of good ageing potential.

Points of Distinction

  • This Premier Cru has been renowned for its finesse and pureness for many years
  • In the mid 19th century, the winemaker M. de Vergnette stated in one of his works that "Apart from the true Montrachets, I know of no other white wine so exquisite".