Posts Tagged Michel Gahier

2004 Michel Gahier Chardonnay ‘La Fauquette,’ Arbois, Jura

Gahier worked for several years under the "pope" of the Jura, Jacques Puffeney, and the duo's wines show something in common. They both strike a middle ground between "straight" Chardonnay and the kind of oxidative wine that many associate with the... Read more

2009 Michel Gahier ‘Les Follasses’ Chardonnay, Arbois, Jura, France

A distinct, borderline disagreeable whiff of barnyard and ripe cheese dominates the noses, but the taste is lean and saline, with notes of honeyed almond, sweet corn and apple juice. Personal preference and food pairing will dictate whether you like... Read more