Tasting Notes: Citrus, Oak, Apple, Mineral
The Leflaive family has been rooted in Puligny Montrachet since 1717. In the 20th century Joseph Leflaive (1870-1953), a descendant of the founder, Claude Leflaive, steadily acquired parcels of prime premier and grand cru vineyards. Olivier Leflaive was formed in 1984 by Olivier and his brother Patrick.
Year in/year out this wine represents impeccable quality and unsurpassed value in the French wine category. This vintage continues the streak.Les Setilles is sourced from vineyards within the communes of Puligny Montrachet and Meursault, with each village representing roughly half of the final blend. It's well balanced, complex, fresh and lively with a touch of creamines and crisp acidity. The warm palate provides flavors of lemon, grapefruit, oak, butter, vanilla, apple, pear, mineral, and pineapple with a nutty hint. Will go well with pan fried lemon butter tilapia,charcuteries or sage and browned butter ravioli.