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Benjamin Leroux Chassagne Montrachet 2015 750ml

Rated 89-91 - Medium yellow; these 2015s show pale, healthy colors. Explosive pear and peach aromas lifted by a floral topnote. Nicely concentrated...
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Benjamin Leroux Corton Charlemagne 2015 750ml

Rated 91-93 - Sexy musky scents of acacia blossom, hazelnut and crushed-stone minerality; very complex and subtle. Deep, rich and dry, showing...
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Benjamin Leroux Meursault 1er Cru Genevrieres 2015 750ml

Rated 90-92 - Aromas of lemon, lime, flowers and nuts. Very rich and fat but classically dry, communicating a slightly aggressive alcoholic warmth....
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Benjamin Leroux Meursault 1er Cru Porusot 2015 750ml

Rated 89-92 - Aromas of lemon, white flowers and stone. A juicy wine with lovely acid cut. Tight today owing to the recent sulfuring but I like...
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Benjamin Leroux Meursault 2015 750ml

Rated 89-91 - Pale, bright yellow. Sexy ripe stone fruits and nutmeg on the nose and palate, plus a complicating leesy note. Rich, plush and...
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Benjamin Leroux Puligny Montrachet 2015 750ml

Rated 88-90 - Bright pale yellow. Very ripe but lively aromas of stone fruits, lemon and spices. Quite silky on entry, then firm and reticent on...
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Benjamin Leroux Savigny Les Beaune Rouge 2015 750ml

Rated 89-91 - The 2015 Savigny les Beaune Villages is 90% from the Fourneaux lieu-dit that Benjamin Leroux told me tends to produce small bunches,...
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Benjamin Leroux Volnay 1er Cru Mitans 2014 750ml

Rated 87-90 - Healthy dark red. Sexy floral complexity to the ripe aromas of raspberry, chocolate and wild herbs. Ripe and fine-grained but not at...
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Benjamin Leroux Volnay 1er Cru Mitans 2015 750ml

Rated 90-92 - Palish medium red. Dark cherry on the nose, plus a lightly medicinal hint of menthol. Rich, savory wine with lovely soil complexity...
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Benjamin Leroux Volnay 2015 750ml

Rated 88-90 - The 2015 Volnay Villages, whose production has been depleted since 2012, was showing some reduction on the nose as it was due for...

Burgundy Cote De Beaune France

The region of Burgundy has become synonymous with high quality red wines, but in actual fact the region consistently produces a wide variety of fine wines of many different styles, rigorously protected by French wine laws designed to keep reputations and quality at a very high level. The region benefits greatly from a warm and sunny summer climate, which, coupled with the excellent quality soils which typify the region, and centuries of experience and expertise, has led to the region being known all over the world for the excellence of its produce. The majority of grapevines grown here are of the Pinot Noir varietal, which has helped Burgundy become known as the definitive region for elegant and smooth red wines, but Chardonnay grapes and many others are also grown in abundance and used to make both still and sparkling wines.

The beautifully and unforgettable French region of Cote De Beaune has been revered throughout the centuries, and recognized as one of the key producer's of the world's finest white wines. The region is highly respected as an excellent producer of Chardonnay wines, and the Chardonnay grapes which grow there, on the southern slopes of the Cote d'Or, are packed full of the unique and powerful characteristics of this very special terroir. Interestingly, Cote De Beaune produces more red wine than white wine, despite its white wines being so famous. The red wines of Cote De Beaune are mainly made from Pinot Noir, but are relatively very light and fruity in their character, perfect for sipping on a warm, sunny day alongside a wide range of foods.

Year in, year out, France enjoys its prestigious reputation as the producer of the finest wines in the world. With a wine making history which spans several thousand years and owes its expertise to the Romans, it comes as little surprise that this most highly esteemed of the Old World wine countries continues to impress and enchant both novices and experts to this day. Despite the rise in quality of wines from neighboring European countries, not to mention the New World, the French wine industry continues to boom, with up to eight billion bottles being produced in recent years. However, France prides itself on always putting quality before quantity, and the wide range in fine produce is a testament to the dedication and knowledge of the wineries across the country. Indeed, from rich and complex reds to light and aromatic white wines, French wines are as varied and interesting as they are enjoyable to drink, making this country a firm favorite for wine lovers across the globe.