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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Follin Arbelet

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Corton-Charlemagne

Grape Type:

Chardonnay

Corton Charlemagne, Grand Cru, 2016

3x150cl £540.00

5 cases

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6x75cl £530.00

3 bottles

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Tasting Note:

Effusive, fragrant flavours of exotic fruit, flowers and citrus. Notes of peach and mandarin. Ripe fruit with a juicy freshness. All of the edge this usually has with a little more generosity and texture than previous vintages. From an east-facing parcel planted in the 1950s just above Corton-Bressandes, called Le Corton, usually planted with Pinot Noir. As of 2016 two south-facing parcels are also being used for the blend lending the wine an extra richness.

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