Sunday, January 4, 2015

Louis JADOT Part IV -- 2013 Whites Tasted from Cask

Louis JADOT (Beaune)

Part IV – 2013 Whites Tasted from Cask

For the most part, Meursault escaped the hail, and Puligny, Chassagne, and Santenay did not suffer from the hail. The vineyards further north at Savigny-Pernand, on the other hand, were very badly hit – as you’ll see below, they produced wines of quality, just not much in quantity. Malolactic fermentations were blocked for some of the wines after the second week. Overall, it looks like a very good vintage for the whites here. (Continue reading here.)