Criots Batard Montrachet 2009

  • White
  • 75 cl

The Criots Bâtard Montrachet Grand Cru is here from here from the great 2009 vintage. Rich, concentrated and very well balanced, it is also a delicacy like no other ! Wine for sale online, limited quantities

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Criots Batard Montrachet 2009

  • Complex

  • Powerful

  • Mineral

  • Fruity

  • Woody

Criots Bâtard Montrachet Grand Cru 2009 - Domaine Roger belland

The Criôts Batard Montrachet is one of the 7 Grands Crus White Burgundy and is part of the 5 first growths from the family of Montrachet.

Located in the south of the côte de Beaune to Chassagne-Montrachet, the appellation is only 1.50 acres, the smallest of the 5 Grand Crus of the Montrachet. The domaine Roger Belland has nearly one-third of the appellation.

The domain vinified his wines with a lot of sweetness and delicacy. The Criots Batard Montrachet Grand Cru is higher, for example 8 months in French oak barrels, new 90 %.

Only the greatest wines can cause this type of intense emotion, when you open them. here, the fun begins with the visual : the dress will be gold with glints of emerald, the platform will offer a bouquet is extremely complex, which will notes of pastries hot, dry fruits, until the spices to the honey.

Very harmonious wine with perfect balance, which will provide power, structure, roundness and persistence incredible.

Serving temperature of wine : 12 to 14°

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Display the plot of Criots Batard Montrachet and navigate as if you were in the heart of the vineyards of Burgundy :

 

Map of the appellation Criots Batard Montrachet :

carte appellation montrachet grand cru

caractéristiques

  • Appellation

    Grand Cru
  • Type of Wine

    Vin tranquille
  • Wine Making

    Fûts de Chêne
  • Grape Variety

    Chardonnay
  • Harvest

    Manuelles
  • Burgundy Region

    Côte de Beaune
  • Vintage

    2009
  • Service

    12 à 14°
appellation

Criots Bâtard Montrachet

Wine Characteristics

White: subtle differences in the wines signal variations in Climat but they also share many common traits. Their colour is gold flecked with emerald, darkening towards yellow with age. Their bouquet evokes butter and warm croissants, bracken, dried fruit, spices and honey. Body and bouquet are not separately distinguishable, so closely blended are structure and harmony into a single perfect whole. Unctuous and firm, dry and caressing, enveloped and profound, these wines combine every virtue in a firmly-established personality.

Wine Steward’s Tip

The power and aromatic persistence of these lofty wines demands aristocratic and sophisticated dishes with complex textures: foie gras, of course, and caviar. Lobster, crawfish, and large wild prawns, with their powerful flavours and firm textures, pay well-deserved homage to the wine and match its opulence. Firm-fleshed white fish such as monkfish would be equally at home in their company. And let us not forget well-bred and well-fattened free-range poultry whose delicate flesh, with the addition of a cream-and-mushroom sauce, will be lapped up in the unctuous and noble texture of this wine. Even a simple piece of veal, fried or in sauce, would be raised to heavenly heights by the Montrachet’s long and subtle acidity.
Serving temperature: 12 to 14°C.
 

Situation

The Montrachet family consists of five Grands Crus grown in the two villages of Puligny-Montrachet and Chassagne-Montrachet. These two share the Montrachet and Bâtard-Montrachet appellations. Chevalier-Montrachet and Bienvenues-Bâtard-Montrachet belong to Puligny-Montrachet, Criots-Bâtard-Montrachet belongs to Chassagne-Montrachet. These Grands Crus are the most southerly of the Côte de Beaune, and lie between Meursault in the North and Santenay in the South.
Their origins go back to the Middle Ages - the work of the Cistercian abbey of Maizières and the Lords of Chagny. The wines of Montrachet (pronounced Mon-rachay) came fully into their own in the 17th century.
There is no argument: this is the finest expression of the Chardonnay grape anywhere on earth ! The appellations Grands Crus date from 31 July, 1937.
 

Terroirs


The underlying rocks date from the Jurassic, 175 million years BC. Exposures lie to the East and the South. Altitudes: 265-290 metres (Chevalier) ; 250-270 metres (Montrachet) ; 240-250 metres (Bâtard, Bienvenues, Criots). In the
Climat of Montrachet, the soils are thinnish and lie on hard limestone traversed by a band of reddish marl. In Chevalier, the soils are thin and stony rendzinas derived from marls and marly-limestones. In the Bâtard Climat soils are brown limestone which are deeper and, at the foot of the slope, more clayey.

Source : https://www.bourgogne-wines.com

Wine Estate

Domaine Roger Belland

Julie Belland represents the new generation of the estate. She brought new ideas and gives a great energy to the production and marketing of wine.

Accompanied by the experience of his father, the Belland are at the head of a magnificent estate located in Santenay and Wine Maker of beautiful domain of vines in villages, Premiers Crus and even Grand Cru appellations, with a good part of Batard Montrachet Criots .