Bourgogne

Louis Max Rully Les Plantenays Blanc(2016)

Product Information

Country: France

Area: Bourgogne

Varietal: Chardonnay

Style: Dry

Grade: A.O.C.- Bourgogne

Producer: Louis Max

Serving Temperature(℃): 12

Size: 750ml

9251984

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Description

GRAPE VARIETY:100% Chardonnay

WINE TASTING
Beautiful brilliant gold robe, with green reflections. In the nose, floral aromas of acacias, honeysuckle and fresh fruits like lemon or white peach. Very fruity in the mouth, well-balanced, very fresh and lengthy.

FOOD PAIRING:Perfect to pairs with a seafood platter, poached and grilled fishes, delicate poultry meals and soft flavoured cheeses.

AGEING:To be drunk now or after an ageing of 3 to 5 years for more complexity.

Terroir/Vinification

TERROIR:
The vineyard of Rully spreads on 290 hectares on the Côte Chalonnaise, just south of the Côte de Beaune. The soils are marl or clay, with limestone patches. This wine is produced on the Domaine Louis Max, on the beautiful terroir les Plantenays. These excellent old Chardonnay vines come from a single tenant and are situated at more than 300 metres altitude on 3 hectares. The wine is certified organic by Ecocert.

WINEMAKING : Manual harvest with grape sorting before the winemaking. Fermentation in oak barrels and maturation for 12 months.

Accolades

James Suckling 92 points!