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2008 Leflaive (Domaine) - Puligny-Montrachet Clavoillon 1er Cru Chardonnay - France - Burgundy - Cote de Beaune - Puligny Montrachet - White - Premier Cru

France - Burgundy - Cote de Beaune - Puligny Montrachet

White Chardonnay - Premier Cru
Producer Notes

"If the blessed slopes of the Cote d'Or are home to the ultimate expression of Chardonnay, then Anne-Claude Leflaive could be regarded as the magician, some might use the word "shaman", who can conjure wine like no other from this propitious terroir." - Neal Martin, The Wine Advocate More »

WS 92
IWC 90-91
JR 16+
Drink Dates
Comm: 2015-2025 WS: 2013-2024
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750ml $124.95

IWC 90-91
Source International Wine Cellar
Issue Issue 152

($145; I tasted a cuve that got 40% new oak, as the other components of this wine were only two-thirds of the way through their secondary fermentation) Pure aromas of yellow peach, spices and menthol, plus a slightly peppery, herbal quality. Then fat and supple in the mouth, with a strong element of grilled hazelnut. In a fairly thick style but has good energy. Incidentally, Remy pointed out that the 2008s, as a set, display "less ripe fruit aromas than the 2009s but also a lot of sucrosite

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JR 16+
Source Jancis Robinson
Drink Dates 2012-2017

Fine and tight and introvert. Quite pure and lean and mineral with just a hint of wild flowers. A hint of bitter quinine on the finish. This should eventually be very pure and fine but one will have to wait. Our sample is from a tank with more new oak than the final blend will have.

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WS 92
Source Wine Spectator
Drink Dates 2013-2024

Still raw and primary, but shows good intense flavors of peach, apple and grapefruit. There's also a mineral streak that manifests on the finish and just keeps coming at you on the long aftertaste. Powerful, yet sleek and nervous.

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Author Stephen G41
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 96.164%
Tasted On 11/25/2012

Lovely wine.

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Author Wingman
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 92.025%
Tasted On 08/11/2012
Drink Dates 2015-2025
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