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Domaine des Baumard

Savennières Clos du Papillon 2015

Savennieres

If Savennières produces some of the most compelling dry white wines in the world, the Clos du Papillon plot within Savennières , so named for its butterfly shape, concentrates and magnifies all the characteristics of this small, distinct appellation. Baumard is the largest owner of this vineyard, with the best holdings, and the wines display a captivating combination of ripe orchard fruit, floral, and mineral notes, within a structure able to age decades.

Wine Spectator “This is very alluring, with salted butter, blanched almond and tarragon highlights amid the core of creamed pear, green plum and white ginger flavors. The distinctive mouthfeel combines creamy and…

Related Materials: Domaine des Baumard Savennières Clos du Papillon 2015 Tech Sheet (95 WS) Domaine des Baumard Savennières Clos du Papillon 2015 Shelf Talker (95 WS)

Domaine des Baumard

Quarts de Chaume 2014

Quarts de Chaume

The dramatically beautiful Quarts de Chaume appellation produces some of the great sweet wines of the world, Baumard's chiefly among them. Truly the "Grand Cru" site of the Loire Valley.

Wine Spectator "Unctuous, with a gorgeously creamy feel that lets pear, peach, green melon and fig flavors drape beautifully, energized by a bright mirabelle plum note that develops steadily through the finish,…

Related Materials: Domaine des Baumard Quarts de Chaume 2014 Tech Sheet (94 WS)

Domaine des Baumard

Savennières 2016

Savennières

Wine Spectator “Piercing and pure, with pear, green apple and green almond notes carried by a sleek, minerally edge. Shows juiciness along the edges and flashes of honeysuckle and bitter almond in…

Related Materials: Domaine des Baumard Savennières 2016 Tech Sheet (93 WS) Domaine des Baumard Savennières 2016 Shelf Talker (93 WS)

Domaine des Baumard

Savennières Clos du Papillon 2014

Savennieres

If Savennières produces some of the most compelling dry white wines in the world, the Clos du Papillon plot within Savennières , so named for its butterfly shape, concentrates and magnifies all the characteristics of this small, distinct appellation. Baumard is the largest owner of this vineyard, with the best holdings, and the wines display a captivating combination of ripe orchard fruit, floral, and mineral notes, within a structure able to age decades.

Wine & Spirits “Brisk and clear as a bell in its evocation of bright quince and briny green olives, this is impeccably clean. While the critic found it luscious, others considered it overtly…

Wine Spectator “Bright and pure, with mirabelle plum, green almond and fig notes streaming through, inlaid with racy mineral and verbena details. This has a creamy feel and a bitter almond hint…

Related Materials: Domaine des Baumard Savennières Clos du Papillon 2014 Tech Sheet (92 WS) Domaine des Baumard Savennières Clos du Papillon 2014 Shelf Talker (92 WS)