This cuvée is coming from a very unic plot. This plot is full of clay. In the wine you will found a great finesse with a beautiful minerality expressed by a smok touch and saltiness.
"Very elegant and slender, with the nuances and depth increased in 2014"
|Winery||Denis & Didier Berthollier|
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The nose is an elegant expression of smoky and crystallized fruits with a touch of white flowers, spice and honey. The mouth is concentrate and tonic, some freshness from the minerality and the finesse is very high.
This wine will be great at the aperitif,with raw or smoked fish, white meat, goat cheese ...
This cuvée is coming from a single plot facing south on limestone scree. Cultivation on steep terrace.
15 years old vines
Culture without chemical weed control and anti-rot.
15 to 20% aged in barrel
The Domaine Berthollier, located in Chignin and was founded in 1850. The fith generation, Denis and Didier, joined the family domaine in 1996. They now own 11ha of Jacquere, Bergeron, Altesse and Mondeuse, all farmed organically.
They created new “parcellaires” cuvees in 2013 to better express their various terroirs .
Their white wines are pure and delicate while their reds show a nice crunchy fruit.