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Les Grands Classiques / Puligny-Montrachet

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: Located on the Côte de Beaune, Puligny-Montrachet mainly produces white wine. The vines exposed to the east and south-east between 230 and 320 metres above sea level are next to the prestigious Grand Cru du «Montrachet».

    Did you know ?
    This very famous appellation has 17 climates.

    Soil: Limestone brown with clay and limestone marl banks

  • Varietals

    100% Chardonnay

  • Vinification

    Harvest: The grapes are cut and sorted by hand.

    Vinification: The grapes are destemmed and then pressed to be vinified in new half-muids (500 liters).

    Ageing: The wines are then aged for 6 to 12 months in barrels that have seen two previous vintages.

  • Tasting notes

    A pale yellow colour with bright silver highlights
    A nose of white and dried fruits with a touch of green apple and Kalamanzi lemon. The palate is fresh with a fairly round finish and a beautiful powerful substance.

  • Food pairing

    Soft ripened cheeses such as «Ami du Chambertin» or a lobster and pigeon salad with poppy seeds.

  • Aeging and Service Temperature

    Service temperature: between 11°C and 13°C

    Ageing potential: 5 years, and more

  • Awards

    2016: 15,5/20 - Jancis Robinson
    2016: 88 pts - Wine Enthusiast
    2016: 87 pts - Burghound
    2014 : 91 pts - Wine Enthusiast