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Alain Chavy Puligny Montrachet

£81.30

Grape: Chardonnay

Country: France

Region: Burgundy / Puligny-Montrachet

Body: Med-Full

Abv: 13%

Size: 75cl

This fine Chardonnay hails from the appellation of Puligny Montrachet in the Cote de Beaune, a small village area with many Grand and Premier Cru vineyards. Steep valley hills with excellent orientation and clay-limestone soils create ideal growing conditions. Domaine Alain Chavy have vineyards that use almost no chemicals apart for protection against mildew. All grapes are hand harvested and barrel fermented with 20%  larger barrels to provide richness without overbearing oak expression. Low batonnage and malolactic fermentation, wines are not racked before September, with bottling as late as January, some 16 months after the harvest.

The result is an exotic and beguiling Puligny-Montrachet of golden appearance, bursting with ripe tropical fruit; pineapple and guava. This is balanced by a concentrated jet of lime acidity and a fragrance of spicy oak on a medium to full palate, with lingering texture on the finish. Try with delicate fish, chicken and pork dishes, mushrooms risotto, or creamy mild cheeses.

Sub Type: White
Grape: Chardonnay
Country: France
Region/Appellation: Burgundy/Puligny-Montrachet
Tasting Notes:

An exotic and beguiling Puligny-Montrachet of golden appearance, bursting with ripe tropical fruit; pineapple and guava. This is balanced by a concentrated jet of lime acidity and a fragrance of spicy oak on a medium to full palate, with lingering texture on the finish.

Appearance: Gold
Body: Med-Full
Sweetness: Dry
Blending: Varietal
Oaking: Oaked
Wine Making Process: Malolactic
ABV: 13%
Vintage: 2020
Vintage Note: From the vintages available you will be delivered the earliest or a mix depending on quantities ordered. Please leave a message in basket if you require a specific vintage
World Type: Old World
Closure: Cork
Wine Size: 75cl
Suitable: N/A
Food Match: Chicken|Fish|Pork|Mushroom|Risotto|Mild Cheese|Soft Cheese
Producer: Domaine Alain Chavy
SKU ALAINCHAVYPULIGNYMONTRACHET

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