Monthélie 1er Cru Les Duresses Bouchard Père & Fils 2018 - Lot of 1 Bottle
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Monthélie 1er Cru Les Duresses Bouchard Père & Fils 2018

  • Red fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color:Red
  • 13.50% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Classic

This wine is produced in the village of Monthélie which is less well-known than its famous neighbours. It is rich and well structured, with berry aromas, and is beautifully rounded on the palate. A real find for wine lovers.

Monthélie 1er Cru Les Duresses Bouchard Père & Fils serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Cailles rôties, Pigeonneau à la crapaudine, Saint-Marcellin.

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Monthélie 1er Cru Les Duresses Bouchard Père & Fils

Cuvée presentation

This wine is produced in the village of Monthélie which is less well-known than its famous neighbours. It is rich and well structured, with berry aromas, and is beautifully rounded on the palate. A real find for wine lovers.

Information about domain Bouchard Père & Fils (domaine)

Created in 1731, the Maison Bouchard Père et Fils has had throughout its history one of the most beautiful wine estates in Burgundy due to regular purchases of vines in the best terroirs. In 1811, "Bouchard Père et Fils" was officially established. Purchases were made throughout the 19th century after which, in the 20th century, the Bouchards concentrated more on running their domain than extending it. From 1969 the purchasing policy was renewed. In 1995 the Bouchard family passed on the torch to another historical family from the Champagne area: the House of Champagne Henriot. The new team took things in hand at the vineyard and completely rejuvenated the house and the wine styles. Since then, its popularity has continued to rise and it is now considered one of the best wine merchants in Burgundy; a number of its wines have been rated alongside some of the best in history. The vineyards are managed by Thomas Seiter, who became the new general director in 2018. The vineyards count 130 hectares (and as much again in grape purchases), 12 hectares of which are Grands Crus and 74 hectares Premier Crus. With nearly 50 hectares divided between 23 climats, Bouchard Père et Fils has been the biggest owner in Beaune Premier Cru for several generations.

Detailed characteristics

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 good appearance
  • Origin: Producer
  • Recoverable VAT: Yes
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • French customs seal: no
  • Alcohol percentage: 13.50 %
  • Country/Region: Burgundy
  • Appellation/Wine: Monthélie
  • Classification: 1er Cru
  • Producer/Owner: Bouchard Père & Fils
  • Vintage: 2018
  • Color: Red
  • Service temperature: 16°
  • Viticulture: Sustainable farming 
  • Size (in ha): 1.72
  • Intensity: Classic
  • Dominant aroma: Red fruit
  • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
  • Grape variety: 100% Pinot noir
Monthélie 1er Cru Les Duresses Bouchard Père & Fils
Monthélie 1er Cru Les Duresses Bouchard Père & Fils

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