Bourgogne Cote d'Or "Pré Aux Dames" Bio Price € 34.60
Sensory features: A limpid and crystalline clear gold wine, with green reflections. Bursting with complex life on the nose exposing aromas of white flowers (hawthorn, acacia) and flint. On the palate the wine is aromatic, unctuous and firm, bone-dry and caressing, not robust but persistent. Certianly will not looking out of place next to a Meursault.
Grape varieties: 80% Chardonnay, 20% Chardonnay “Muscaté” (a mutation of Chardonnay).
The grapes come from a 0.49ha parcel planted in 1971 and situated on the plain of Puligny-Montrachet, close to the village’s limit. Terroir is mainly clay and limestone. The grapes were hand-harvested, whole bunch pressed in a pneumatic press and cold settled for 24 hours. Most of the juice was fermented in 228l, 350l and 500l barrels, with the remainder in temperature-controlled stainless steel tank. Racking and filtration before bottling. Small production - 2980 bottles produced.
Serving temperature: 12°C
Best served: with fish, crustaceans and seafood gratins.
Alcohol content: 13%