Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru Sous Le Puits 2017
Home of some of the world's most extraordinary Chardonnays including the famous Montrachet, Puligny-Montrachet is the geographical middleman of the white wine villages, bordered by Meursault to the north and by Chassagne-Montrachet to the south. The vineyard of Puligny-Montrachet Sous les Puits has a south-easterly exposure and is situated at the top of the hill of Blagny, just above "La Garenne", near a source, hence the name of "Sous le Puits” ("Under the Well”). The vineyard of Sous le Puits is in the heart of a cluster of the finest Premiers Crus from Puligny-Montrachet, amongst wines such as Les Truffières, Les Chalumeaux and Les Perrières. The wine is rich and opulent with a focused goût de terroir. The typical flavor of the wine of Sous le Puits is buttery rich with a spicy, exotic fruit character and a crisp balancing acidity. The finish is usually quite long.