Phillipe and Cécile Valette working very passionately for already more than 20 years organic and biodynamic in their 15 hectares of vineyards in and near the village of Chaintré, harvesting by hand, low yields, old vines of chardonnay on the best terroirs and their experience for making the best natural wine possible, wil give you the best Chardonnay and White Burgundy experience you’ll can get.
Region: AOC Mâcon Chaintre, Burgundy
Grape variety and soil: 100% chardonnay Soil: Argilo-calcaire, silica with some slate
Taste: Great natural expression of the Chardonnay grape variety (no barrel), complex with subtle white fruits and flowers, citrus and white and yellow fruits, rich, round and elegant with great acidity, purity, very mineral taste with finesse and lots of length
Wine pairing: Gastronomic wine, shellfish and oysters, white meats, fish and cheeses
Serving Temperature: 11-12°C medium or big sized white wine glass Burgundy styled. When drinking now better to decant several hours in advance, can keep until 2030+
Vinification: Natural vinification local yeasts, partial with their skins on vats, riping on it’s fine lees for min. 24 months. Not filtered or fined. No sulfites added. Alcohol content: 14,5% SO2 total<25mg