France / Chardonnay
Albert Bichot Vieilles Bourgogne Blanc 2006
-- The ultimate expression of Chardonnay is found in Burgundy. Bichot is not just negotiant…they are winemakers first and are dedicated to producing the best wines possible. They have been in business since 1831 which has given them access to some of the . . .
Domaine Servin Chablis “ Les Pargues” 2007
-- “Here there is considerably more aromatic depth with a green fruit, tidal pool and oyster shell suffused nose that introduces rich, nicely full and impressively concentrated medium-bodied flavors that possess excellent intensity and outstanding finishing . . .
Domaine Servin Vielles Vignes Selection Massale Chablis 2006
-- Aged half in barrel and half in tank- Good pale yellow. Pineapple on the nose, with a slightly exotic quality. Dense and sappy on the palate, with ripe acids framing the pineapple and peach flavors. For village wine, this is fat and large-scaled, but . . .
Domaine Simonnet-Febvre Chablis 2007
-- Classic Chablis style: bone dry with lots of minerality, pear, peaches, apples, refreshing citrus and a steely finish. The wine is elegant and tasty with fresh acidity on the finish. It tastes somewhat creamy which usually indicates oak barrel ageing . . .
Les Vignerons d'Ige Macon Ige Vieilles Vignes
-- This Chardonnay presents a beautiful golden color with notes of citrus and fruit. The elegant flavors burst forth with freshness and fruit flavors. Cheese Pairings: Brie, French Camembert, 4-Year GoudaFood Pairings: Cream Sauces, . . .