June 10, 2015
Discover the nuances that can come from terroir and vintage with our special enomatic flight. Wine Story is featuring four exquisite wines from 2006 and Domaine Vrignaud.
2006 Bordeaux is the carefully tended product of a vastly interesting vintage. Generally speaking, the best wine from this year is tannic, broad shouldered, and requires time to unravel. Almost a decade later, these wines are just beginning to show their merit and the flavors that earned this vintage respect from top wine critics.
Enjoy unique expressions of wines from the same vintage:
· 2006 Bahans Haut Brion from Pessac-Leognan
· 2006 Leoville Poyferre from St. Julien
· 2006 Reserve de la Comtesse from Pauillac
· 2006 Le Carre from St. Emilion
Chablis are produced exclusively from Chardonnay. Crafted by the perfect alignment of ideal soils, vines, weather and winemakers, this dry white wine is renowned for the purity of its aroma and flavors, often reminiscent of seashells. The best vineyards of Chablis are located on what was a prehistoric sea. Winemakers who take a handful of the clay and limestone soils are likely to discover fossilized seashells or marine skeletons.
Domaine Vrignaud produces Chablis that are expressive, elegant and refined. Their wines exude all the classic characteristics that have made Chablis one of the most desired wines in the world.
Have a side-by-side tasting of 4 expressions of Chablis:
· 2011 Vrignaud 1er Cru Fourchaume
· 2012 Vrignaud Chablish 1er Cru Mont de Milieu
· 2012 Vrignaud Chablis Grand Cru Blanchot
· 2013 Vrignaud Chablis
By tasting this flight, you may ascertain unique insight into exactly why 2006 was lauded as such an ageworthy vintage, and why Chablis is an incomparable expression of white Burgundy.
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