Bourgogne Chardonnay Clos de la Perriere (Monopole) 2017

CLOS DU MOULIN AUX MOINES

Bourgogne Chardonnay Clos de la Perriere (Monopole)
2017

$58.53*

* Suggested retail price

10 case(s) available

Product code
258046
Format
6 x 750ml
Listing type
Speculative
Status
Available
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Burgundy
Subregion
Côte de Beaune
Varietal(s)
Chardonnay 100 %
Color
White
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
Winery's website

About this winery

Long over-looked and underrated, Auxey-Duresses has emerged as a prime source of best-value burgundy in recent years, especially for the top reds, which at their best can be delightfully Volnay-like. The Clos du Moulin aux Moines is a lovely old domaine that was the property of the renowned Abbey of Cluny in the 10th Century; it is beautifully situated on the slopes of the Cote de Beaune above the village of Meursault. It has been owned by the Andrieu family since 2008; since taking over they...

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Notes about product

The grapes for this vintage come from South-facing vines planted in the 1960s, sitting on 1.6 hectares of land with silty-limestone soil. The winery uses organic and biodynamic agricultural practices.

Winemaking notes

Grapes are hand harvested before fermentation/maturation for 12 months, using 5-15% new oak barrels.