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Bouchard Père et Fils Pinot Noir Clos Vougeot Grand Cru 1985

Editorial Review by Gregory Dal Piaz:

Nice bottle sweetness and limestone minerality here with a gamy, smoky edge to the fading fruit. Very friendly in the mouth with nice freshness and fine balance. Gently sweet and still surprisingly vibrant. A pleasant surprise 88pts

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Bouchard Père et Fils:
The Company was founded in 1731 by a Michel Bouchard as a cloth merchant but his son Joseph took over in 1746 and started selling wine and buying vineyards.. It became a limited Company in 1929 and was bought by the Boisset family in 1993. They own 130 hectares of vineyards and are also one of the largest  negociant houses  in Burgundy,although they also operate elsewhere, using gra... Read more
The Company was founded in 1731 by a Michel Bouchard as a cloth merchant but his son Joseph took over in 1746 and started selling wine and buying vineyards.. It became a limited Company in 1929 and was bought by the Boisset family in 1993. They own 130 hectares of vineyards and are also one of the largest  negociant houses  in Burgundy,although they also operate elsewhere, using grapes from 450 vineyards and sell 4 million bottles a year to 130 countries. Read less

Editorial Reviews for Bouchard Père et Fils Pinot Noir Clos Vougeot Grand Cru

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065238,748
3.50 5
11/13/2008

Nice bottle sweetness and limestone minerality here with a gamy, smoky edge to the fading fruit. Very friendly in the mouth with nice freshness and fine balance. Gently sweet and still surprisingly vibrant. A pleasant surprise 88pts




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