Macon-Chardonnay Bouchard Aine & Fils

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Bouchard are a well regarded producer from Beaune in Burgundy, where they have been producing wines (pinot noir and chardonnay) since 1750. This wine has pedigree… I liked this, though at £10 I suspect you are paying a premium for their name and label, but I didn’t feel ripped off.

Tasting notes: Pale colour. Initially some mineral, citrus and peach notes. Creamy, oaky notes. Dry.

Region of Origin – Burgundy
Wine Colour – White
Price – £10
Where do I get it from? Sainsbury
Current Vintage – 2015
Producer – Bouchard Aine & Fils
Grape – 100% Chardonnay
Country – France
Points – 91

Food Pairing: Fish or chicken dishes – this wine would also work as an aperitif.

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