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2017 LA SOUFRANDIERE Saint-Véran La Bonnode

LA SOUFRANDIERE Saint-Véran La Bonnode 2017 Organic / Biodynamic

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Liquid Art
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 820369
  • Format
  • Format
  • 3x1500ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • Open
  • Status
  • Status
  • Available
  • Country
  • Country
  • France
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
  • Region
  • Region
  • Burgundy
  • Subregion
  • Subregion
  • Maconnais
  • Appellation
  • Appellation
  • Saint-Véran
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Chardonnay 100 %
  • Color
  • Color
  • White
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Dry
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Cork
  • About this winery

    Historically Macon was known primarily as a source of vast quantities of cheap white wines made by village cooperatives - reliable everyday wines, but no match for the great whites of the Cote de Beaune. But that was then and this is now, and today Macon's whites are recognized to be among the very best wine values on the planet. The Bret family are relative newcomers as winegrowers in Macon - they have only been at it for three generations. The evolution of their family business, from grape...

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Press reviews

  • - 91 Points -

    September 2019

    This is elegant, exhibiting honeysuckle, lemon, clove, vanilla and stone flavors, matched to a steely frame. Shows energy and intensity, with an equilibrium that should come together in the next several months.

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  • - 91 Points -

    September 2019

    The second vintage of this cuvée is the 2017 Saint-Véran La Bonnode, a pretty wine that opens in the glass with notes of crisp green pear, dried white flowers and freshly baked bread. On the palate, it's medium to full-bodied, satiny and muscular, with a reserved, tight-knit core and racy acid despite the sunny vintage.

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