Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2015

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MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS Call 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) • Visit us at morrellwine.com • Complimentary delivery on all orders over $150 in NY and CT 36 BURGUNDY desTined For greaTness "W ine is made in the vineyards" So goes the philosophy of Thierry Matrot, who along with his wife Pascale, produce a portfolio of wines from some of the top vineyards in the heart of Burgundy. With 45 acres under their care, and with a history of being one of the oldest estate bottlers in the region, their forward thinking methods have not just ensured the future of Thierry et Pascale Matrot, it's made them one of Burgundy's premier producers. The goal is to capture purity of fruit, along with the unique character of soil and vintage within each of their wines. From vines averaging 37-years old in their parcel of Meursault- Charmes, the 2012 emerges as a giant in its infancy. It's a vintage meant for the cellar and a bottle destined for greatness. ✦ Thierry et Pascale Matrot Meursault 1er Cru Charmes 2012 ST 91+ » $89 "…Charming, round and sweet in the mouth, but with ripe acidity and strong finishing minerality energizing the wine. Densely packed, seriously..." (1353032) joining Forces o livier Merlin, one of the most respected producers in the Maconnais, has joined forces with Dominique Lafon, of the famed Domaine Comte Lafon in Meursault, to produce this remarkable Pouilly Fuissé. The complex, layered bouquet and palate are supported by great balance and minerality. ✦ Chateau des Quarts Pouilly fuisse Clos des Quarts 2012 wA 92 » $73 "The 2012 Pouilly-Fuissé "Clos des Quarts" has a wonderful bouquet with ethereal floral notes: touches of white chocolate and almond, all with outstanding precision...The palate is very focused, with layers of ripe citric fruit, a lot of minerality and a touch of orange zest on the finish." (1351010)

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