2022 Bourgogne Blanc Les Sétilles, Olivier Leflaive Frères

2022 Bourgogne Blanc Les Sétilles, Olivier Leflaive Frères

Les Sétilles is a contender for most popular wine on our list. It is a smash hit of a Bourgogne Blanc, made from a huge patchwork of vineyards, many clustered around the village of Puligny, and some from further afield. Latterly the fruit coming from the Hautes-Côtes has brought welcome freshness and tension to the wine. Two-thirds of the wine is raised in oak, with just a touch (10%) in new. It is precise, full of character, and quite simply a snapshot of some great winemaking at play in a promising vintage. It shows lemon brightness, mineral bite and a lovely seam of acidity leading to an impressively long finish.

Critic score
88/100 info
Pricing
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Case, 6 Magnums
In stock
£297.00
Magnum
In stock
£49.50
6 bottles available from £60.00 per magnum
Magnum
From a client
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£60.00

Wine details

  • Region & country
    Bourgogne Blanc, AOC Bourgogne, Burgundy, France
  • Maturity
    Ready 2024 - 2028info
  • Colour
    White
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Magnum (150cl.)

Tasting notes

In bottle though there will be a second bottling shortly. Pale lemon colour. Not much nose at first. Then a little apple fruit with a light citrus rinse. 10% tank, the rest in wood. Quite full bodied, with a richness to the white fruit helped along by a touch of new wood, 12% in the blend. Drink from 2024-2027. Tasted: October 2023.

Jasper Morris, Inside Burgundy (January 2024)
88/100

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