Chablis Premier Cru Montée de Tonnerre Domaine

Location
Burgundy, France
Level
Premier Cru
Variety
Chardonnay
Region
Chablis
Domaine
Domaine
Domaine Surface
5.53 acres

Soils

Rich in minerals and oyster fossils, giving the mineral character typical of the wines of Chablis.

Winemaking

Manual harvest in small cases to avoid compressing the grapes and bursting the berries. Aged for 14 months in neutral French oak barrels for 50% of harvest, and the remainder in stainless steel vats.

Tasting Notes

Complex aromas with floral, fruity, and intense mineral notes. Structured palate in its youth, becoming more subtle and elegant in developing ripe fruit notes.

Points of Distinction

  • Considered the best Premier Cru terroir in Chablis
  • The appellation is nestled in between Les Clos and Blanchot Grand Crus.