Latour giraud Meursault charles maxime 2020
The 2020 Latour-Giraud Meursault Cuvée Charles Maxime is a distinctive white wine from the Côte de Beaune region in Bourgogne, France, made entirely from Chardonnay grapes. This wine is a blend from five different vineyards in the village of Meursault, including Limozins and Vireuil, which are considered among the best non-premier cru vineyards in the village. The average age of the vines is about 40 years, and the blend is designed to represent the essence of Meursault as a whole, rather than any specific vineyard site. The wine is noted for its oaky notes flavors such as butter, oak, and vanilla. These characteristics are indicative of the wine's aging process and the influence of oak barrels on its flavor profile. The winemaker behind this wine is Jean-Pierre Latour. The Meursault Cuvée Charles Maxime 2020 has an alcohol content of 13% and is presented in a standard 750ml bottle size. However, it is not classified as vegan or organic. Overall, the 2021 Latour-Giraud Meursault Cuvée Charles Maxime stands out for its representation of the Meursault terroir and its rich, oaky flavor profile, making it a notable choice for lovers of Burgundy white wines.