Grand Cru Chevalier-Montrachet

Location
Burgundy, France
Level
Grand Cru
Variety
Chardonnay
Region
Côte de Beaune
Domaine
Domaine
Domaine Surface
5.76 acres

Soils

A lot of limestone, marly on stony subsoil

Winemaking

Manual harvest in small cases and matured for 13 months in 15% new oak.

Tasting Notes

Distinguished bouquet, with floral and fruit aromas as well as a toasted note. Complex and rich, without the least heaviness, this wine is elegance itself.

Points of Distinction

  • Bouchard Père & Fils is the main owner and the only producer with vineyards on all four Montrachet terraces
  • Bouchard Père & Fils acquired this land in the 19th century and owns 5.76 acres