Domaine Leflaive Meursault Sous Le Dos d'Ane 2016

Domaine Leflaive Meursault Sous Le Dos d'Ane 2016
$239.96

SKU 11407

750ml

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ws
93
wa
90-92
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region France, Burgundy, Meursault
Brand Domaine Leflaive
Alcohol/vol 13.5%
  • ws93

Wine SpectatorA rich style, with lemon cake, apple and sweet spice flavors buoyed by vivid acidity. There is concentration and intensity midpalate, and the finish lingers, concluding on a mineral note. Drink now through 2024. 50 cases imported.

Bruce Sanderson, September 30, 2018
  • wa90-92

Wine AdvocateThe 2016 Meursault 1er Cru Sous le Dos d'Ane has a strict and yes, unsurprisingly Puligny-like bouquet that is taut and linear. The palate is actually more expressive than the nose, with walnut and orange zest notes, admirable weight and penetration with a vein of spice and lemongrass toward the finish. Once the aromatics fine their voice this could be a very interesting proposition.

Neal Martin, December 29, 2017