2016 Jacques Charlet, "La Crochette" Macon-Villages, Burgundy


Press and Tasting Notes

A bounty of green apple and Comice pear fill the glass of the best sub-$20 white Burgundy we've tasted in a while. The Macon may very well be one the best valued Chardonnay producing regions in Burgundy - if not the world. Made from 100% Chardonnay grown in a limestone-clay soil, “La Crochette” is vinified ... Read More »



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 wines wit ... Read More »



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 hierarchy later became the basis for the region’s classification system. ... Read More »