The Blanchots Dessous from Coffinet 2013 is a vibrant and energetic effort. In the nose fine and quite delicate minerality interlinked with a white and yellow fruit … oak a bit forward currently. On the palate powerful and long with a vibrant acidity … a magnificent wine for this terroir located just south of Criots Bartard-Montrachet. It has the refinement .. it has the power a truly delightful Chassagne.
Had it mistaken for the 1er cru Blanchots Dessus – concequently the rating could well be somewhat on the high side seen retrospectively. But the truth is in the glass … and I really enjoyed this wine on that lovely day in June.
Latest tasting Notes for this producer
- Domaine Coffinet-Duvernay, Chassagne Blanchots-Dessous 2013 July 23, 2015
- Domaine Coffinet-Duvernay, Chassagne Blanchots-Dessus 2011 January 2, 2015
- Once Mont Rachet now Blanchot .. the unknown neighbour! The vineyard Blanchot Dessus is located just south of Le Montrachet – the Chassagne part of the legendary Grand Cru Montrachet. Blanchots Dessus seen from south Blanchot Dessus is a small and relatively unknown vineyard with few owners – somewhat overlooked compared to its more famours nighbours Montrachet and Criots-Batard Montrachet. But what is the history of this ...