2005 Domaine Baron Thenard, Grand Cru Le Montrachet, Burgundy

Press and Tasting Notes

Domaine Baron Thenard's Montrachet vines are situated immediately next to the Montrachet vines of Domaine de la Romanee Canti. Thenard is one of the largest holders of Montrachet property in Burgundy at nearly 23%. Rich, luxuriant aromas of honeysuckle and ample wood spice followed by elegant flavors that are impressively concentrated and silky bu ... Read More »

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 »