Wine Etienne Sauzet, Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru "Les Perrieres" AOC, 2008
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Reviews of purchase Etienne Sauzet, Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru "Les Perrieres" AOC, 2008
The wine is pale with a greenish tint.
The wine has a fruity flavor with hints of rocks and minerals. Young wine has hints of mint rather than shades of fruit that will intensify with age. A thin, dry taste with a long finish with a hint of citrus.
The wine has a discreet mineral aroma with notes of licorice.
The wine goes well with fish dishes, seafood risotto.
Stone-lime soil of the vineyard Le Perrer cause the mineral character of the wine. Drink requires a certain exposure, over time, the taste of wine acquires concentration and delicate fruit notes.
Etienne Sauzet (Etienne Sauzee) is today one of the most famous farms Puligny, manages Gerard Budo (Boudot), highly respected in the community winemaker, who is also the husband of the granddaughter of the founder of the house of Etienne Soze. Gerard Budo - a favorite of the world's press, he even communal wine Puligny doing so luxurious that they were little that can compare, not to mention the Montrachet, Chevalier-Montrachet and Batard-Montrachet, which in his performance have always been at the top of the rankings. Today, the economy is in the possession of 8 hectares of vineyards, but Budo for example Lefleva, started buying grapes from those of its neighbors, who owns the best plots in the top cru Puligny. In this case, those and other wines are vinified and aged under one roof in a small family home on the outskirts of Puligny-Montrachet. Vineyard in the battery-Montrachet was purchased by its present owners before the war. The area with vines chardonnay is 0.14 hectares. The average age of the vines: 44 years. According to legend, the owner of one of the farms in the commune of Puligny Montrachet Senor de divided it among his sons, one of whom was born out of wedlock (fr. - Batard), hence the name of this grand cru. Domain Etienne Sauzee among the top wine producers in Burgundy.
All wines Etienne Sauzee have pure fruit flavors, excellent length and fine shades of oak. Wines Etienne Sauzet, usually require some excerpts to unleash your true potential.