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Montagny Premier Cru Côte chalonnaise Montagny
Grape varieties Soil
Chardonnay Limestone, chalk and clay
 



Tasting Note
Pale golden in colour, on the nose the Montagny 1er Cru "La Grande Roche" 2012 offers aromas of yellow fruit and muscat . These fruit flavors can be found in the mouth coming together with notes of brioche. A very ample wine, with a nice freshness and good persistence.

Vinification
Traditional in stainless steel vats, temperature controlled with complete malolactic fermentation

Description
The appellation of Montagny lies approximately 30 kilometres to the south of Beaune in the rolling folds and hills of the southern part of the Côte Chalonnaise. Montagny is a 100% white wine appellation originating solely from Chardonnay grapes and giving a fresh white wine that is an uncomplicated representation of its parent grape variety. The high quality of the vines is a direct consequence of their limestone bedrock and admirably oriented slopes. The vineyard of « La Grande Roche » is quite high up on the hillsides, catching plenty of sunshine which aids the great concentration of flavours in the grapes.

L'abus d'alcool est dangereux pour la santé. A consommer avec modération.
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