Meursault

Vieilles vignes

This wine is a combina on of grapes from vines aged 50 years and over

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  • Cépage
    100% chardonnay
  • Couleur
    Blanc
  • Région de production
    Burgundy – Côte de Beaune
  • Lieu de production
    Meursault - Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée

This wine is a combina on of grapes from vines aged 50 years and over, from several plots with complementary soil types – one with shallow soil and limestone slabs giving delicacy and length, another with much deeper soils composed of ac ve limestone that brings richness and body. Together, this creates a harmonious and complex Meursault.

Harves ng is by hand.
Ageing is in barrels (with a maximum of 30% new oak) on the lees for 12 to 14 months. The wine is racked off once for blending in a vat prior to bo ling at 16 to 18 months, depending on the year.

When young, this Meursault evokes ripe grapes, with green, floral aromas.

A er several years in bo le, it becomes rich and smooth, whilst retaining a freshness, with notes of honey and hazelnut.

This wine accompanies foie gras, shellfish grilled or in sauce, white meats, as well as so cheeses.

The wine can be laid down for 5 to 10 years depending on the vintage and storage condions.