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Viré-Clessé Chardonnay

9.0208 ratings
9.058 pro ratings
Viré-Clessé, Mâconnais, Burgundy, France
Chardonnay
Duck, Shellfish, Goose, Mushrooms, Manchego & Parmesan, Game, Pork, Squash & Root Vegetables, Chicken, Turkey, Cheddar & Gruyere, Meaty & Oily Fish, White Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Cream Sauces
Top Notes For
Cody Short

Nice but simple

Nice but simple

Apr 7th, 2018
John Skupny - Lang & Reed Wine Company

Poor man's Meursault? I wish - nice - more than your average VC,
But maybe a little overworked?

Poor man's Meursault? I wish - nice - more than your average VC,
But maybe a little overworked?

2 people found it helpfulSep 29th, 2014
Chris MacLean

Mostly flat on arrival

Mostly flat on arrival

Aug 13th, 2016
Ed Lehrman

This was surprisingly good and very classy.

This was surprisingly good and very classy.

Aug 4th, 2016
Brian Maddux

2013 vintage. This showed very well, more tropical fruits than I remember. Great acids to balance that out though. Consistently these wines drink above their class.

2013 vintage. This showed very well, more tropical fruits than I remember. Great acids to balance that out though. Consistently these wines drink above their class.

May 21st, 2016
jake aziz

Tropical, mineral, gold.

Tropical, mineral, gold.

May 13th, 2016
Thomas Monroe

Winemaker Division Winemaking Company, Owner/Winemaker SE Wine Collective

9.0

Ja mon! Performs like higher end white burg!

Ja mon! Performs like higher end white burg!

Apr 19th, 2016
Charles Antin

Senior Wine Specialist/Auctioneer Zachys

9.1

Has to be my favorite $30 bottle.

Has to be my favorite $30 bottle.

Apr 14th, 2016
Jaime Dutton

Merci Dominique!
Lovely and crisp Macon. Perfect bottle with a delicious lunch in NH.

Merci Dominique!
Lovely and crisp Macon. Perfect bottle with a delicious lunch in NH.

Mar 20th, 2016
Heather Lane

Aroma: pithy, mineral driven (wet stone), slight sulfur, Meyer lemon, underripe Bartlett pear
Palate: crisp, Meyer lemon, crisp Bartlett pear, mineral driven, creme fraiche ...creamy texture increase with temperature.

Aroma: pithy, mineral driven (wet stone), slight sulfur, Meyer lemon, underripe Bartlett pear
Palate: crisp, Meyer lemon, crisp Bartlett pear, mineral driven, creme fraiche ...creamy texture increase with temperature.

Nov 30th, 2015