Magnum Chablis Premier Cru 2017

  • White
  • 150cl

Remarkable for its aromatic expression and balance of flavours, a Chablis Premier Cru Mont de Milieu 2017 that respects the standards of the best Chablis Premiers crus: freshness, mineral bouquet and fruitiness. Chablis Magnum

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€49.60

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Magnum Chablis Premier Cru 2017

  • Complex

  • Powerful

  • Mineral

  • Fruity

  • Woody

MAGNUM 150CL - CHABLIS MONT DE MILIEU PREMIER CRU 2017

The Domaine des Genèves achieved a magnificent result on a very successful first Cru by Chablis.

Chablis first Cru 2017 sense activator!
Already very pleasant, it offers a mineral and fruity bouquet and a beautiful freshness in the mouth.

Wine of an already very interesting balance combining gluttony and length in the mouth.

Length in the mouth and complexity accompany this very great wine which is one of the sure values of the First Crus of Chablis.

It is of course possible to taste it alone, it is more than enough to itself!

Custody up to 10 years

Service temperature: 13 to 15 degrees Celsius.

 

mets & vins

Intense and floral Burgundy white wine: terrine, small oven, freshwater fish, sushi, crab, prawns, seafood, veal in white sauce, poultry blanquette, poultry fillets, county, gouda, camembert, brie

caractéristiques

  • Appellation

    Premier Cru
  • Type of Wine

    Quiet
  • Wine Making

    Oak casks
  • Grape Variety

    Chardonnay
  • Harvest

    Manual
  • Burgundy Region

    Chablis
  • Vintage

    2017
  • Service

    12 to 14 degrees
  • Custody potential

    2024
appellation

Chablis Grand Cru

Wine Characteristics

White: pure green-gold in colour, evolving to a light yellow with age. A wine with fine keeping properties (10-15 years, sometimes more). Intense mineral scents (flint) but with room for lime-flowers, dried fruits, almond and a discreet touch of honey. Field mushroom gives a strongly characteristic touch to this wine. On the palate, acidity and fat are in perfect balance, as are liveliness and dryness. It has all the charm of an inimitable and authentic wine. This is the jewel in the crown of the Chablis range, richly nuanced by the variations in each Climat.

Wine Steward’s Tip

The vivacity of this rich, full-bodied Chablis Grand Cru provides a great dry wine to pair with foie gras, its pronounced minerality offsetting the bitterness of this noble dish. The subtle complexity of its aromas and its long finish in the mouth mean it is destined to partner lobster, crawfish, (grilled or, more subtly, in a white sauce with or without mushrooms), and prawns. All fine-textured fish in cream sauce prove worthy allies, as do white meats and poultry in cream. Its minerality and liveliness also do a fine job of counterbalancing the saltiness of oysters.
Serving temperature: 12 to 14°C.

Situation

Petit Chablis, Chablis, Chablis Premier Cru, and Chablis Grand Cru - the wines of Chablis form a pyramid, with at its top the appellation Grand Cru (recognised since 13 January 1938).
Chablis Grand Cru comes from vineyards in the commune of Chablis to the North- East of the town and facing the sun at altitudes of 100-250 metres along the right bank of the little Serein river which waters the district. The Grand Cru Climats form a continuous band along the upper part of the valley from Bougros in the North- West, through Preuses, Vaudésir, Grenouilles, Valmur and Les Clos to Blanchot in the South-East.
The appellation Chablis Grand Cru is a single entity but divided between 7 Climats, the names of which may appear on the labels. Les Clos may be the original kernel of the Chablis vineyards, first exploited by the Cistercians of Pontigny.

Terroirs

Here vines grow on Marls and Kimmeridgian limestones containing tiny fossilised oysters called exogyra virgula. These rocks were formed during the Upper Jurassic, some 150 million years ago. It is one of the few French AOC to define itself in terms of its geology.

Wine Estate

Domaine des Genèves - Chablis

Domaine des Genèves is an area of more than 20 hectares in the village of Fleys in Burgundy, one of the 19 villages producing Chablis wines is a vineyard belonging to the family of Dominique Aufrère for several generations.

Chardonnay: the main white grape of the wines of Burgundy, which produces the white wines of Chablis. The estate of Domaine des Genèves reveals a deep nose with aromas of toast and wet stone and an impressive core of citrus, minerals and flint.

Its impeccable balance and long finish are exceptional, expressing an aging potential of 1 to 10 years.

Chablis Domaine des Geneves should accompany seafood or grilled fish.