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Meursault "Meix sous le Château"

Les Grands Classiques / Meursault "Meix sous le Château"

Les Grand Classiques or the essential Burgundy wines...
A reflection of their terroir, the village appellations and premier cru villages from this range are revealed. Their authenticity and their assertive character are renewed crop after crop thanks to a deep respect for the ancestral Burgundian expertise.

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  • Terroir

    Appellation: Appellation Villages of the Côte de Beaune, Meursault is renowned for its fat and balanced whites. Located at an altitude of around 260 meters, the vines are planted on limestone marl soils offer great wines.

    Did you know ?
    In the heart of the village of Meursault, “Meix sous le château” is a reference
    to an orchard planted at the foot of the old feudal castle destroyed in the 17th century.

    Soil: Clay, limestone and marls

  • Varietals

    100% Chardonnay

  • Vinification

    Harvest: The grapes are cut and sorted by hand.

    Vinification: The grapes are destemmed, pressed and placedin demi-muids new for wine. 

    Ageing: Ageing takes place in demi-muids of 2 wines for a period of 10 to 12 months. 

  • Tasting notes

    A brilliant pale yellow color.
    The nose evokes roasted almonds and hazelnuts, buttery notes and vegetal and floral touches.
    The palate is frank and fresh with hints of beeswax and a finale opulent.

  • Food pairing

    Bresse chicken with cream, Octopus in parsley.

  • Aeging and Service Temperature

    Service temperature: between 13°C and 15°C

    Ageing potential: 5 to 10 years, and more

Meursault "Meix sous le Château"