Fontaine-Gagnard, Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru Clos St Jean, 2018

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From a slightly warmer site just above the village itself -- right beside Cailleret -- this shows the citrus side of Chardonnay. Requires aeration or a few years in the cellar, but this is very fine white Burgundy.

What importer Polaner Selections has to say about this wine...

VARIETALS
Chardonnay
VINEYARD
A warm site located on mid slope immediately above the village of Chassagne-Montrachet between Vergers and Caillerets. Vines planted in the 1970s.
ORIENTATION
Southeast
SOIL
Limestone with clay, white marl and silica.
VITICULTURE
lutte raisonnee
VINIFICATION
Traditional fermentation in barrel
AGING
12 months in barrel (appx. 30% new)

Details

  • Country

    France

  • Region

    Burgundy

  • Grape Variety

    Chardonnay

  • Vintage

    2018

  • Size

    750ml

  • Farming Practice

    Traditional

  • Style

    Elegant , Minerally , Oaky

  • Sweetness

    Dry

  • Body

    Medium Bodied