Domaine Coche Dury   Meursault Caillerets

2018 Meursault Caillerets

By Domaine Coche-Dury

2018 Meursault Caillerets from Domaine Coche-Dury, Burgundy, France

In the captivating world of fine white Burgundy, the 2018 Meursault Caillerets from Domaine Coche-Dury emerges as a beacon of precision and elegance. The vintage carries the mark of an amiable season wherein the skies bequeathed sufficient sunshine to bestow the grapes with their optimal ripeness, without losing the quintessential crispness that aficionados chase in Meursault.

 

A Confluence of Nature and Nurture

Bearing witness to the seamless integration of seasoned craftsmanship and benevolent weather, the 2018 Meursault Caillerets unveils a melodic symphony of aromas ranging from ripe stone fruits to chalky undertones that echo the Caillerets’ famed limestone soils. Domaine Coche-Dury, with its unerring commitment to terroir expression, has once again harnessed the vintage’s charm, making this a compelling addition to any fine wine investment.

 

Striking Balance: The Hallmark of 2018

The 2018 vintage in Burgundy was defined by its precociousness; a season that flirted with extremes yet yielded wines of surprising poise. The Meursault Caillerets from this year articulates this balance magnificently. It entraps you with its opulent bouquet, where touches of toasted hazelnuts interweave with hints of jasmine and butter-softened brioche.

On the palate, this Meursault is a testament to subtlety – showcasing a vibrant acidity countering lush fruit, culminating in an impressive finish that lingers like the last notes of a nocturne. Its texture is a study in silkiness that can both enrapture now and promise even deeper complexity with patient cellaring.

When contemplating future-centric wine investments, there is an element of poetry in locking away such instances of bottled artistry. With its combination of grace and fortitude, the 2018 Meursault Caillerets from Domaine Coche-Dury champion this ethos superbly.

 

In Summation: A Wine Worth Watching

As I consider the evolving tapestry of Burgundy's vinous offerings, I find that the 2018 Meursault Caillerets captures both moment and momentum. The finesse of this vintage from Domaine Coche-Dury not only satisfies immediate sensory indulgence but promises ample reward for those with the foresight to embrace it as a long-term investment – a true jewel in the collector's treasury.

Current market price

$26,760.00

12x75cl

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