Domaine Leflaive Puligny Montrachet Pucelles 2018

  • Type: White
  • Producer: Domaine Leflaive
  • Varietal: Chardonnay
  • Country: France
  • Region: Burgundy
  • Size: F - 750 ml
  • Bin: D9660
$595.00
In stock
SKU
D9660
Domaine Leflaive Puligny Montrachet Pucelles 2018 is available to buy in increments of 1

Green golden in color, with spectacularly fragrant and mouth-wateringly beautiful aromas, on the palate this is rich yet elegant, with sumptuous fruit concentration, vibrant acidity, and fantastic, creamy texture.

- Producer Notes 

93-95 pts Vinous

The 2018 Puligny-Montrachet Les Pucelles 1er Cru was one cuvée that was showing a little more reduction when I tasted the barrel sample. Skipping the aromatics, the palate is very well balanced with notes of orange peel and white peach, and a little more lime toward the finish compared to Les Combettes. Good length on the aftertaste and a little more viscosity. Very fine. Drink 2022 - 2040.

94 pts Wine Advocate

The 2018 Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Pucelles has also turned out very well, unwinding in the glass with aromas of fresh bread, pear, citrus oil, anise, yellow apple and toasted nuts. Medium to full-bodied, satiny and nicely concentrated, it's deep and seamless, with an elegant, charming profile. Could this evolve like a modern-day version of the domaine's stunningly good 1982?