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A dry white wine produced in the Burgundy region of France.

[After Montrachet, the vineyard that produces it.]
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(ˌmoʊn trəˈʃeɪ, ˌmɒn-; Fr. mɔ̃ raˈʃɛ)
a full-bodied dry white wine of Burgundy.
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Noun1.Montrachet - a white Burgundy wine
white wine - pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation
Burgundy wine, Burgundy - red table wine from the Burgundy region of France (or any similar wine made elsewhere)
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DOMAINE D'AUVENAY CHEVALIER MONTRACHET 2009, BURGUNDY Domaine d'Auvenay is owned by Lalou Bize-Leroy and is considered to be one of the greatest Burgundy producers.
If I really let myself go, I'm on the Montrachet with a creamy chicken number.
White Burgundy ranges from regional Bourgogne Blanc, whose quality is dependent on the producer, to light, crisp Macon, steely, energetic Chablis, nutty Meursault, and the very rich, layered, opulent, and complex Montrachet.
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That same year, Alfred Portale took over the kitchen at Gotham Bar & Grill, Drew Nieporent and emerging chef David Bouley turned heads at Montrachet, and Danny Meyer opened Union Square Cafe.
Estrellado was asked to join Drew Nieporent's new Nobu New York kitchen after a brief stint in the latter's acclaimed Montrachet restaurant in Tribeca.
The initial offering included Ruinart Blanc de Blanc, nonvintage, Champagne (France); Criots-Batard Montrachet Louis Latour, Cote de Beaune (France) 2006; Kistler "Les Noisetiers," Sonoma (California) 2013.
A minerally Puligny Montrachet 2012 with hints of yogurt, grapefruit juice, and light oak went well with the strength of the Tataki moistened with its foam sauce.
It was during those times that there would only be one word which would interrupt his swallow of Mersault or Chassagne Montrachet.
Ridgeland's Montrachet, Muirwood and Camden Park fiberhood reached its 35 percent pre-registration target Thursday and now joins the Bridgewater, Old Agency East, Highland Colony North, Birdlanes and Ann Smith fiberhoods, which qualified last year for the service.