Chablis 1er Cru 'Butteaux' - Domaine Pattes Loup - 2017

£70.00Price
  • Origin

    Burgundy / France

  • Style

    White

  • Grape Variety

    Chardonnay

  • Production

    Organic

  • ABV

    13.5 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from 50yr old vines planted in the southernmost 'climat' of Montmains in kimmeridgian clay-limestone

     

    Fermented with indigenous yeasts in old oak barrels

     

    Aged for 3 years on fine lees both in tank and neutral barrels (228ltr as well as demi-muids)

     

    100% malolactic fermentation

     

    Unfiltered + unfined

     

    Minimal added sulphur at bottling

  • Tasting Notes

    Complex and intriguing with superb freshness despite the longer than usual elevage. Textured and mineral with lemon peel, smoke, white flowers and a saline edge.