Montee de Tonnerre - Chablis' top Premier Cru

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New vintage, same serious quality
It comes as no surprise that Montee de Tonnerre is the Premier Cru Chablis that everyone wants. It is universally acknowledged as the best of the Premier Crus producing a wine with an additional layer of complexity.

Normally we have to take Montee de Tonnerre on allocation but a chance meeting with Jean-Paul Durup at Prowein in Dusseldorf has presented a fantastic opportunity.

Jean-Paul had some samples of his 2016's for tasting. A few of the wines were bottled but most were still in tank waiting for the right time. I was extremely impressed with the 2016's I tasted at Prowein. The vintage is not unlike 2014 in that it has wonderful acidity and minerality. It is a tiny fraction fuller than 2014 but nothing like 2015 which is riper or 2013 that borders on exotic. If you loved 2014 you will feel the same about 2016. And for those who found 2014 a little acid driven, 2016 provides that tiny bit more flesh.

That said the Durup style is classic - it does not rely on oak - the wines sing of Chablis and the character imparted by their unique soil.

I have secured 20 cases of the Durup Chablis 1er Cru Montee de Tonnerre 2016. It sounds like a decent amount BUT such is the demand for this cru that I know it will sell in a flash.
Order now and take advantage of our Pre Arrival Discount of 15%. That imake a seriously good price for Montee de Tonnerre! Grab a case and drink it over the next decade.
Durup Montee Label New Domaine Jean Durup Chablis 1er Cru Montee de Tonnerre 2016
Normally $64.95
Pre Arrival Price $54.95
To view the wine, including the full range of 2016 Durup Chablis on our website click here. Orders may also be placed by email to or by phone. Be quick, these won't last.

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