Chardonnay | A wine on fruit and freshness

Domaine Carrette Bourgogne France


Vine white wine Bourgogne

Commune: Chasselas
Type of wine: Chardonnay
Parcel area: 1 ha
Average age of the vines: 15 years
Soil: sandy clay
Exposure and slope: South-West, height from 390 to 400m, slope from 25 to 30%
Cultivation method: grass and shallow plowing on alternate rows, well thought-out protection.


Vinification wine France Bourgogne

Grape harvesting: mechanical
Pressing: pneumatic
Racking: 36 hours, static, cold to obtain very clear juices
Alcoholic fermentation: in thermo-regulated casks at about 18°C, local yeast
Malolactic fermentation: full and spontaneous
Aging: 6 months in casks, on lees, without stirring
Bottling: in spring, after the grape picking


Tasting white wine Bourgogne

A wine on fruit and freshness
Storage time: consume within 3 years
Drink with : scallops, white fish, goat’s cheese

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