One of the more unknown 1er crus of Meursault is Les Bouchères and the Clos within the vineyard called Clos des Bouchéres. But since 2011 Jean-Marc Roulot really has put this terroir on the Burgundian map - as he now makes one of the most delicate … [Read more...] about Terroir Insight: Domaine Roulot Meursault Clos des Bouchères
Vineyard and plots in Meursault
Single vineyard village wines are becoming more and more popular in Burgundy, as the focus on terroir and the quality of the different climates increases. Meursault is one of the appellations where the tradition with single vineyard village is … [Read more...] about The best village terroirs in Meursault – a historic view
One might think that the current Burgundian classification and the number of vineyards is complex enough, but in fact the old classifications were even more complex, as some of the vineyards were split in a low and a high part in the older … [Read more...] about Meursault Dessous and Dessus … the old classifications
Meursault Blagny is quite well known among Burgundy drinkers and collectors, but have you ever heard about Le Blagny-Blanc? The appellations of Burgundy are numerous and the system is not always logical and straightforward, so I often turn to … [Read more...] about Le Blagny-Blanc – overlooked and forgotten?