A food friendly Chardonnay, balanced between richness and refreshing acidity.
A blend of grapes from two plots, one located in Côte Chalonnaise, north of Montagny, the other in south Côte de Beaune
25 to 40 years old vines of Chardonnay.
Grapes are chilled down to 12°c, direct crushing, no destemming to facilitate flow. 30% vinified in barrel, the rest in vats for 12 days of fermentation.
Systematic malolactic fermentation, in barrels or in vats. Barrel ageing of several wines for 10 months.
Bottled October 2020.
The nose expresses both floral and toasty notes. The oaky touch is slightly present and balances a rich mouth. It is a food friendly wine, balanced between richness and refreshing acidity.
2020 - 2022
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