Bruno Colins nomination from the La Boudriotte Premier Cru is a delicious balance between finesse and power, carrying aromas of fruit and blossoms, with mineral notes on the palate. This vineyard site is technically located within the Morgeot Premier Cru and has the option to claim either name. This is ready to drink and will likely develop a little further over the next few ye…
The Morgeot 1er Cru is Chassagne's wine growing hillside’s largest 1er Cru and covers no less than 21 different "lieu-dits” which are sometimes bottled individually and sometimes grouped together under the Morgeot appellation.
The Chardonnay for Bruno Colin's Chassagne Montrachet 1er Morgeot is grown on vines that date back to 1963 in the Francemont "lieu-dits" on clay-limestone soils. Post vinification the juice is aged for 12 months in oak barrels (25% new oak) and 6 months in concrete vats. This wine is characterised by finesse. In youth it is reserved but with bottles age this wine develops a wonderful richness, underpinned by a fresh, mineral structure. 2017 is a knockout.