-20 EUR Pernand-Vergelesses 1er cru blanc Ile des Vergelesses 1994
Domaine: Chandon de Briailles
Varieties, vine age: chardonnay
Soil, vine location:a well-situated cru, facing Corton Charlemagne
Wine-making:reasonable wine culture, moderate yields
Wine-storing:18 months in casks (1/3 new oak)
Colour, bouquet:toasty fragrances
Taste:a fat and fairly long wine finishing on mineral notes
Conclusion:rather more of a delicious wine than complex wine for the moment
Peak, ageing:to be reviewed again in 2 years, although very pleasant already
Accompaning dish:cod with white mushroom sauce ("à la Parisienne"), very nice match
Date of tasting:September 1999

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