The small village of Puligny-Montrachet shares with Chassagne, the finest white Grands Crus of Burgundy including the mythical Montrachet. It also has numerous Premiers Crus of renown like Les Combettes.
Tasting note: Pale gold/ gold colour. Refined bouquet of hawthorn flower and white flesh fruit with a touch of vanilla. Very balanced mouth between richness and freshness. A wine of great class.
Food/Wine Pairing: Fish, seafood and selfish in sauce.
Serving temperature: Between 12C to 14C
Ageing Potential: 7 years and more
Maturing: 10 to 12 months in French oak, with up to 15% new oak
Ageing: The cellars of the Bastions of the ancient Chateau de Beaune offer natural ambient conditions that are perfectly adapted to ageing the Premiers Crus.
Grape Variety: Chardonnay
Soil of the Appellation: Limestone and clay, predominantly limestone.