Ramonet Chassagne Montrachet Les Caillerets 1er Cru 1998
Ramonet is one of the legendary producers of white Burgundy, probably the most sought-after estate in Chassagne-Montrachet. It has generated a keen following amongst wine lovers throughout the world. Some call him the Jayer or DRC of white Burgundy. Founded in 1930s by Pierre Ramonet, Noel and Jean-Claude Ramonet are the third generation currently running the estate. Les Ruchottes was Pierre Ramonet’s first vineyard purchase, back in the 1930’s. It is also Ramonet’s finest premier cru along with Caillerets.
BH:90 Burghound: 90 "As is usually the case, this is a step up in intensity and class with its fresh, bright, mineral-laced fruit, pronounced citrus notes, superbly detailed, precise flavors and fine, intense and elegant finish. I like the style of this." (Jul 2001)