Bourgogne Côte d'Or Blanc, Paul Pernot
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Bourgogne Côte d'Or Blanc, Paul Pernot - 2018

Item # 27774 750mL
$31.96/ Single Bottle
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$383.52 $345.17/ Case of 12
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Tasting Notes

From a vineyard site located in the lower part of Puligny-Montrachet. This comes from hand-picked grapes that were fermented with native yeasts and then aged in older barrel. Pure elegance on the palate, which is Paul Pernot's signature.

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Staff Pick Notes

Entry-level white Burgundy from a top-tier producer is almost always a good bet. Sure, the vines are probably a little younger. Maybe the soil has more clay and the slope is less steep. But the hands that work the vines are no less able, the care taken in the cellar no less scrupulous and, in the case of Paul Pernot & Fils, every grape is grown in Puligny-Montrachet. What follows is a classic Burgundian tension between ripe yellow apple richness and taut minerality that typifies the region and doesn't break the bank.


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