Bourgogne Blanc 'Grandes Gouttes' - Marthe Henry Boillot - 2018

£32.00Price
  • Origin

    Bourgogne / France

  • Style

    White

  • Grape Variety

    Chardonnay

  • Production

    Organic

  • ABV

    13 %

  • Winemaking

    Grapes purchased from 50yr old vines in the south of Meursault, bordering Puligny-Montrachet

     

    Direct press of grapes directly after harvest, followed by a light settling of 24 to 48 hours before barreling in old oak, with the fine lees for fermentation

     

    Aged for 18 months without stirring or racking. One racking at the end of winter

     

    Light filtration and a tiny addition of SO2 just prior to bottling

  • Tasting Notes

    Generous and concentrated, high quality Chardonnay. Wonderful balance of texture, minerality and purity of fruit. Mouth filling and lengthy with generous acidity