Domaine Leflaive Bienvenues Batard Montrachet 2016

Domaine Leflaive Bienvenues Batard Montrachet 2016
$1,899.96

SKU 11412

750ml

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91-93
Category White Wine
Varietal
Region France, Burgundy, Puligny-Montrachet
Brand Domaine Leflaive
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Wine AdvocateThe 2016 Bienvenues Batard Montrachet Grand Cru was diminished from 22 to seven barrels this vintage. The bouquet demanded some coaxing from the glass, a little introverted following the Pucelles and Folatières. With time there are fleeting glimpses of wild mint and iodine. The palate is very balanced and harmonious, a pretty and feminine Bienvenues with nicely pitched acidity and a touch of orange peel and white peach toward the saline finish. I suspect it will drink earlier than Leflaive's other grand crus.

Neal Martin, December 29, 2017