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Specifications

Colour: White
Producer: Domaine de Montille
Region: Burgundy
Appellation: Corton Charlemagne
Grape Variety: Chardonnay

Corton Charlemagne, Grand Cru, 2021

Tasting Note:

A cleansing savoury Corton Charlemagne imbued with smoky nutty aromas, a hint of flinty reduction and saline and umami notes on the palate. There’s enough flesh to give this a certain gravitas, and real persistence. In 2021 de Montille team took a little more lees than normal to barrel to help nourish the wine. Very good. From behind Pougets, a mid-slope, south, south-east facing vineyard of 35 years old, aged in a mixture of small barriques and larger demi-muid barrels to minimise oak influence.

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