2011 Meursault Les Perrieres

Drouhin; Joseph

91Average Score
White
12x75cl
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0 Immediate | 4 Marketplace
£870.00
6x75cl
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0 Immediate | 4 Marketplace
£435.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
91
Critic Notes

Strong reduction and plenty of sulfur make for a difficult nose at present. However there is terrific energy and an abundance of minerality to the very fresh middle weight flavors that possess excellent delineation on the delicious and surprisingly powerful finish that delivers outstanding length. This should be superb in time. <B>Tasted: Jun 11, 2013. Drink: 2018+</B>

Score: 91-93/100Allen Meadows, Burghound

The 2011 Meursault 1er Cru Perrieres, incidentally one of the first that Drouhin picks, has a pleasant nose with subtle notes of honeysuckle and quince that open nicely in the glass. The palate is finely balanced with good volume, though it needs to express more terroir on the finish. There is a pleasant lemongrass-tinged aftertaste though, and it should reward cellaring. Drink 2015-2025. Aug 2013, www.robertparker.com

Score: 90-/100Neal Martin
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Burgundy
Sub-region
Meursault
Colour
White
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Burgundy
Sub-region
Meursault
Colour
White
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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