Meurgey-Croses Macon-Uchizy 2016
(Maconnais, Burgundy, France) - [WS 90]

Regular price $36.00 Sale price $21.97 Save $14.03

Notes from the Winemaker:
This is one of the 43 villages entitled to produce the appellation Mâcon Villages or Mâcon followed by the name of the location. Situated in the northern part of Mâcon area, the village of Uchizy is close to the village of Chardonnay, south of Tournus.

This wine is fermented and aged in tanks only in order to emphasize the fruitiness and freshness. 100% of the wine goes through malolactic fermentation. The village of Uchizy, located in the northern part of Mâcon, is known for the aromatic expression and minerality of its wines. Bottling occurs during the spring.

Food Pairing:
Delicious as an appetizer, or with fish dishes, white meats, and goat cheeses.

Grape Varieties: Chardonnay
Vineyard Age: 35 years
Grape Yield: 58 hl/ha
Exposure: East, South-East
Soil: Clay and limestone
Alcohol: 12.6%


Ratings & Reviews

90 Points - Wine Spectator:
"This white has a broad attack, leading with peach, yellow plum and wild licorice aromas and flavors. Balanced, extending on the finish, with plum skin and savory accents. Drink now through 2023. 1,200 cases made, 400 cases imported." - BS