Francois Carillon's Puligny Montrachet Champs Gain is comprised of 100% Chardonnay from the 1er Cru appellation of Champs Gain. The 2010 is characterized by its richness, along with its stone fruit and citrus flavours. Drinking extremely well now, with further aging potential.
Henri Boillot’s wine making philosophy of cutting no corners is reflected in his no nonsense persona. The Perrieres epitomises this with its strict substantial structure, highlighting the minerality of the terroir. There is great underlying tension and finesse. Serious stuff.
Les Pucelles is one of the most celebrated premier cru vineyards in the Puligny-Montrachet site, and mere steps from Montrachet and Batard-Montrachet. According to a local myth, the Lord of Puligny gave this area to his virgin daughters when dividing his estate hence the name 'Les...
The "Joseph Drouhin style" marries balance, harmony, finesse and character. The wines are recognizable for their great purity of taste. Young, they possess fruity and enticing aromas; with age, wines from great vineyards/appellations acquire a sumptuous complexity.
Henri Boillot is simply one of the master wine-makers in Puligny and Meursault. His Village Puligny is as good as a Premier Cru at most estates. These are wines that will age gracefully for many years. If you enjoy mineral laden Chardonnay with racy delicacy and tension, try Boillot's Puligny!