1997 Louis Latour Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru
Due to the fact that a great many of the Premier Cru vineyards of Puligny-Montrachet share the same soil type and the same exposure as their Grand Cru neighbors, they deserve special attention. Maison Latour carefully screens the selection of Premier Cru wines that go into this wine, choosing only those that offer sufficient maturity and consistency over the years. The resultant wine is more than a straightforward Puligny-Montrachet. It has notes of apple and cinnamon spice, balanced by a refresh...
Vintage ChartRating for France-Burgundy: 89 (slightly better than average year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: quite possibly over the hill<br/>