2004 Blain-Gagnard, "Clos Saint Jean" Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru

Press and Tasting Notes

An interesting nose of brown butter and ripe orchard fruit aromas gives way to robust but not rustic flavors that possess good intensity and punch and a sweet, racy and detailed finish.

Varietal

Chardonnay

Chardonnay is the most popular white wine grape grown throughout the world.  The most prized Chardonnay growing regions are Burgundy, Champagne and California.  The Chardonnays of Burgundy tend to produce dry, elegant w ... Read More »

Region

Burgundy

Wine has been made in Burgundy for over 2,000 years.  The monks were responsible for first identifying specific plots of lands as superior to others; this heirarchy later became the basis for the region’s classification ... Read More »