Goutte de Lune Chablis

Goutte de Lune Chablis

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Domaine de Mauperthuis
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Taut, focused and direct expression of cool climate Chardonnay. Flinty and mineral driven, with some slight creaminess. 

Varietal(s): 100% Chardonnay

Country: France

Region: Burgundy

Appellation: Chablis

Nose: Fresh and lively, with gun-powder flint, green apple, lemon, honey and peach

Palate: Dry, with lively acidity. Mineral and creamy, with a long, delicate finish. Notes of green apple, honey, white peach, hay and citrus

Winemaking Notes: Hand harvested, fermented in stainless steel using indigenous yeasts, aged 12 months on fine lees

Producer Notes: Relatively young producer for the area, with 30 year old vines farmed on pure Kimmeridgian limestone. Focused on quality wines farmed in an environmentally friendly manner.

Area Notes: Chablis is the northernmost area of Burgundy, and produces cool-climate Chardonnay wines, usually known for a flinty characteristic and for higher acid, less fruit forward wines than are grown in the rest of Burgundy. Chablis wines are mainly grown on ancient Kimmeridgian limestone, which imparts a great deal of this mineral, flinty characteristic