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  • Chassagne-Montrachet 2015

Chassagne-Montrachet Blanc 2015

  • White
  • 75 cl

Chassagne Montrachet Old vines from the Sophie and Vincent Morey estate. Unctuous and concentrated, of a very nice length, it offers a rich and complex bouquet. Great Burgundy White Wine on sale on a unit sale, price reduced by 6 and multiple

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Chassagne-Montrachet Blanc 2015

  • Complex

  • Powerful

  • Mineral

  • Fruity

  • Woody

Chassagne-Montrachet 2015 - Domaine Sophie and Vincent Morey

From old vines (1950), this Chassagne Montrachet offers the characteristics of the best wines of the appellation: richness, creaminess, aromatic intensity and very beautiful length in the mouth.

The dress is of a beautiful intensity of color, the nose is intense, refined and already very expressive. In the mouth, a remarkable balance followed by a beautiful roundness, intense aromas and a finish on the sweetness.

The quality of the barrel farming is particularly remarkable. It brings empyreumatic structure and aromas without distorting the wine.
Breeding 100% barrels with 40% new barrels.

A wine to keep for up to 5 years.

Service temperature: 12 to 14 degrees Fahrenheit

Map of the Name Chassagne-Montrachet:

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caractéristiques

  • title

    1er Cru
  • Type of Wine

    Quiet
  • Wine Making

    Oak casks
  • Grape Variety

    Chardonnay
  • Harvest

    Manual
  • Burgundy Region

    Côte de Beaune
  • Vintage

    2015
  • Service

    12 à 14°
appellation

Chassagne Montrachet

Wine Characteristics

White: this wine is the Chardonnay grape dressed in glittering gold! It boasts firm coloration with green highlights. Aromas of mayflower, acacia, and honeysuckle blend with verbena and hazelnut and in some cases toast or fresh butter. This wine boasts a profound minerality (flint). Age brings in notes of honey or ripe pear. Rounded and often opulent, its attack is instantaneous. On the palate, fleshiness is matched by mellowness, and both are equally persistent.


Red: brilliant, with purplish highlights – this wine is a well-coloured Pinot Noir. Aromas of Morello cherry and cherry-pit, wild strawberry, gooseberry, and raspberry are commonly present. Notes of animal and spice complete the bouquet. In the mouth, this wine has real substance. Its delicious fleshiness partly conceals tannins which, though somewhat austere in youth, give way with maturity to a concentrated and taste-filled structure, intriguing in its complexity.
 

Wine Steward’s Tip

White: its opulence and power make it an ideal partner for delicate fine white meats such as poultry or veal in sauce. Fish, either in well-spiced couscous or in Asian dishes such as curries or stir-fries, are also well-suited. Salmon, in itself highly aromatic, harmonizes particularly well. The Premiers Crus appellations will readily complement crawfish, lobster, or even foie gras.
Serving temperature: 12 to 14°C.


Red: powerful and tannic, it flatters good quality meats such as grilled or roast lamb, coating their fibres in the mouth. Its aromatic power balances that of grilled pork and of curried or tandoori-style poultry. The Premiers Crus demand, at the very least, feathered game.
Serving temperature: 14 to 16°C.
 

Situation

In the southern part of the Côte de Beaune Chassagne-Montrachet shares with Puligny the uncontested title of the prince of the world’s dry white wines: the divine Montrachet (pronounced “Monrachay”). This fine, broad hillside brings out the very highest expression of the two Burgundian grapes - the Pinot Noir and the Chardonnay, which grow here side-by side - such is the complexity of the region’s soils! Extensive marble quarries, which form a kind of cliff face, were the source of the pink and beige flagstones which went into the building of the Trocadero in Paris and more recently the Louvre Pyramid. The Chassagne- Montrachet AOC dates from 1937. It includes some plots in the neighbouring village of Remigny which share the same soil conditions.

Terroirs

At altitudes between 220 and 325 metres, the succession of rocks from the top down is first rauracien then callovien and finally argovien. The soil of the various Climats (named plots with distinctive qualities) ranges from pebbly limestones, through marls, to sandy soils with a Jurassic basis.

Source : https://www.bourgogne-wines.com