Albert Bichot Chablis Grand Cru Moutonne Monopole Domaine Long Depaquit 2018
- White Wine
This is more broad than round, the creamy texture setting the stage for peach, melon, apple and stony mineral flavors. Balanced and juicy, with a light bitterness elevating the long finish. - WS
Domaines Albert Bichot is a leading family-owned and -run negociant house and estate owner in Burgundy, formed in 1831 and now based in the town of Beaune. The company owns four estates in distinct regions within Burgundy, each with its own vineyard holdings, winery and cellars. Domaine du Pavillon in Pommard includes the Corton Grand Cru Monopole Clos des Marechaudes, while the flagship wine of Domaine du Clos-Frantin based in Nuits-Saints-Georges is a Vosne Romanee Premier Cru Les Malconsorts, and Chateau Long-Depaquit in Chablis controls the Grand Cru Monopole La Moutone. Domaine Adelie in Mercurey completes the quartet; in total the company owns around 100 hectares (247 acres) of vineyards across the wider region.