2020 Chartron et Trébuchet Petit Chablis

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2020 Chartron et Trébuchet Petit Chablis

Originally founded in Puligny-Montrachet, Chartron et Trebuchet has built a reputation for quality white wines.

Tasting Notes

Colour

A pale golden colour.

Nose

A typical nose with orange blossom, lime and grapefruit notes.

Palate

A tense and precise mouth with nice acidity and freshness on the finish.

 

Origin

Located in northern Burgundy near Auxerre, the Chablis vineyards are alongside a small river aptly named: the Serein ("Serene").

Vinification

Mechanical harvest. Traditional vinification. The grapes are pressed on arrival at the winery using pneumatic presses. The fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks thermo-regulated at 16°C. The wines are aged on fine lees for 9 months in stainless steel.

Soil

The Chablis region is a limestone plateau cut by valleys. The Premier Crus lie on a stratum dating from the Kimmeridgian (155 millions years BC) with alternating marl and limestone and tiny deposits of oysters in the rock, reminiscent of the warm and shallow sea which then covered Burgundy.

Specifications

Year 2019
Bottle Size 750ml
Cultivar 100% Chardonnay
Country France
Alcohol content  12.5%
Units of Alcohol per Bottle
9.4 units
Type White Wine
Food Matches

Ideal as an aperitif, but also with poultry and veal in a creamy sauce, creamy risotto with meat or fish, grilled fish, cold antipasti and ratatouille, mixed salads, sushi. Perfect with Goat cheese. Serve between 10-11C.

Cellaring Potential Drink within 2 years
Allergen Information Contains sulphites
Origin Auxerre, Burgundy