Cruchandeau's 2015 Bourgogne Hautes Cotes de Nuits is a show stopper. Crafted from old vines planted in 1969. Aromas of apple, citrus, and flint, piggyback on lean acid. The oak sits in the background as the fruit takes center stage.
Varietal Composition: 100% Chardonnay
Appellation: Hautes Côtes de Nuits AOC
Aging: 10 months on lees, 50% in barrel, 50% in vats
Vine Age: 50 years
Production: 250 cases