laying-down2019 Puligny-Montrachet, Les Levrons, Domaine Bitouzet-Prieur

Product: 2019-0750-00-8029551
  • Jasper Morris MW
  • Burghound
  • Wine Advocate
  • For laying down


This well-sited vineyard sits immediately below Premier Cru Les Referts, close to the Meursault boundary. Coming amid the run of Meursaults in the tasting, it always stands in stark contrast: its bonier, leaner Puligny architecture is even more exaggerated. It’s very concentrated with stony, spicy notes. There’s perhaps just an atom of Meursault in its genes. Drink 2022-2030. 

"An even more floral blend is composed by notes of mostly essence of pear and apple. The finer and sleeker but not richer middle weight flavors possess a beguiling texture that carries over to the citrusy, clean and bone-dry finale. This stylish effort is very Puligny in character and well-worth checking out. " 89-91pts Outstanding, Allen Meadows, Burghound

"Notes of citrus zest, warm bread, hazelnuts and white flowers introduce the 2019 Puligny-Montrachet Les Levrons, a medium to full-bodied, satiny and precise wine with a pretty core of fruit that's girdled by bright acids." 90pts William Kelley, Wine Advocate

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{ratings}[] Jasper Morris MW:: 89-92/100
[] Burghound:: 89-91/100
[] Wine Advocate:: 90/100
Bottle Price 75 cl $675