2013 Meursault, Genevrières Dessus, 1er Cru, Benjamin Leroux

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This vineyard has been purchased in 2014. Fine pale straw in colour, this has a very quiet nose, but then the fruit swells on the palate, some yellow plums, a little touch of lime. Very complex and deeply impressive for a first effort. Jasper Morris MW - Burgundy Wine Director All the vines were different in 2013. Ripening of the white grapes accelerated during the third week in September so Benjamin began earlier than he expected, picking his Bâtard-Montrachet on Saturday 28th, and finishing by Wednesday 2nd. He thinks it may be a great white vintage. Quality for the reds depended on the pi