2019 Corton Blanc Grand Cru, Chandon de Briailles

This is a blend of grapes from Corton-Bressandes and Corton-Chaumes. It always displays an abundance of white fruit aromas, complemented by the little hint of vanilla and spice from the oak.

Critic score
91/100
Pricing
Bottle
En primeur
In stock
£121.48
Case, 6 Bottles
En primeur
In stock
£728.88

WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    France
  • Grape
    Chardonnay
  • Maturity
    Young 2023 - 2030
  • Colour
    White
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
  • Organic
    Bio-Dynamic
  • Classification
    Grand Cru
2019 Corton Blanc Grand Cru, Chandon de Briailles

TASTING NOTES

The 2019 Corton Blanc Grand Cru has fine intensity on a nose of crushed rock mixed with yellow flower and light petrolly aromas. The palate is well balanced with a honeyed-textured opening. Moderate acidity here, building nicely in the mouth but not quite "kicking on" toward the finish due to some reduction. It should come around in the end.

Neal Martin, vinous.com (December 2020)
(90—92)/100

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