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Genot Boulanger




Corton Charlemagne

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Corton Charlemagne, Grand Cru, 2018

6x75cl £730.00

9 cases Equiv. £121.67 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

More stature and body than the Folatières, as you would expect from a Grand Cru, but it presents itself on the palate in a typically noble Genot-Boulanger way. Expanding gently and slowly with notes of melting butter, yellow fruit and orange blossom honey. Generous, mouth-filling and intense whilst managing to keep its cool and poise. This is from a small parcel of 0.29ha in "Le Charlemagne" that was planted in 1940, facing south-west. The soils here are marney limestone, shallow and with a stony topsoil.

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