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2011 Domaine Louis Michel Chablis Montee de Tonnerre
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About Domaine Louis Michel

In six generations of winemaking here in Chablis, the Michel family has developed a no nonsense approach. You won't find the distracting presence of oak in these immaculate Chardonnays, because no wood is used in their cellaring.

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2011 Domaine Louis Michel Chablis Montee de Tonnerre

Producer: Domaine Louis Michel
Style: White Wine
Grape Type: Chardonnay
Origin: France
Region: Burgundy
Appellation: Chablis

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91(+?) Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - July/August 2013

Good bright medium yellow.  Aromas of grapefruit pith, lime, white flowers, pepper and crushed stone, plus a metallic nuance.  Silky and round but not at all sweet; in fact this is the most austere of these 2011s to this point.  Tightened up quickly in the glass, showing excellent precision and mineral energy.  The slowly building, very subtle finish saturates the palate with crushed stone and leaves a perfumed quality behind.  Plenty in reserve here.

92 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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