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Jean-Claude Bachelet & Fils, Les Frionnes 1er Cru, St. Aubin, Burgundy, 2011

Les Frionnes 1er Cru

Score

83
  • Grape Variety: Chardonnay
  • Drink: 2013 - 2016

Stephen Brook

Tasting: St. Aubin 2011

 Lush apricot, apple, and mango nose. The attack is fresher than the nose suggests, and there’s abundant richness of fruit here. There’s a slight lack of acidity but it has other virtues, including a light mineral bite on the finish. Medium length.

Jason Haynes

Tasting: St. Aubin 2011

 Much fleshier, sweeter fruit, still young as structure on the finish. Quite attractive though a bit broad.

Steven Spurrier

Tasting: St. Aubin 2011

 Full lemon yellow, yellow fruits nose, oak still present and there is a sweetness/richness and lack of freshness that will lead to quick maturity.

Details

Wine name: Les Frionnes 1er Cru
Wine classification: AOC
Wine alcohol content: 13.5%
Wine colour: White
Wine vintage: 2011
Wine style: White, medium-bodied
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Subregion: St. Aubin

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