2017 Clos des Rocs, Macon-Loche "En Pres Foret"

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2017 Clos des Rocs, Macon-Loche "En Pres Foret"

Burgundy's Best Bang For Your Buck!
One of the best value Chardonnays of the year!

Unmatched Value!

All it took was one sip...

Within Burgundy, the Chardonnay growing region of the Mâconnais is home to some of the best value Chardonnays.

Tangy & Textured

Green apple, quince, Comice pear, and citrus are all supported by a juicy focused frame of acidity. Wonderfully textured, this is a classically made Macon with a tangy, zesty finish!

The district of Macon-Loche (within the Maconnais) is known for its limestone soil and white wines with secondary notes of lemon rind and oyster shells.

Stunning!

In Burgundy, 2017 are some of the best Chardonnays in years - a classic vintage reminiscent of the outstanding 2004's. These wines offer, "great quality and charm." Vinous

Grilled halibut, grilled prawns, or simply with your favorite salad, you can easily enjoy this humble beauty on your patio or at a five star restaurant.

Like all well mades whites, we suggest enjoying this Chardonnay on the warmer side of cold to allow the vibrant fruit to shine.

Enjoy!

$22.95 per bottle / $275.40 per case

Summary


THE MERCHANT'S MARK

93 / 100

The 2017 Clos des Rocs Macon-Loche is one of the best values out of Burgundy. Green apple, quince, Comice pear, and citrus are all supported by a juicy focused frame of acidity. Wonderfully textured, this is a classically made Macon with a tangy, zesty finish. A refreshing white with secondary notes of lemon rind and oyster shells, it is simply stunning!


Product Details


Producer: Domaine Clos des Rocs

Country: France

Region: Burgundy

Sub Region: Mâconnais

Varietal: Others

Vintage: 2017

Size: 750ml

Code: W6942