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Patricia Raquin Santenay Premier Cru Blanc Beaurepaire
Maison Patricia Raquin
France - Burgundy - Santenay Premier Cru

The animals shown on the label are dogs, from the breed called Borzoi, or "Russian Wolfhound", which means "fast" in Russian. Patricia and Alain Corcia are the proud owners of 2 Borzois and they designed the label to represent the dogs as the guardians of the vaulted ageing cellar inside their house.

The Santenay Santenay is coming from the Premier Cru called Beaurepaire. 

The wine is showing a great pale yellow color with gold highlights. The nose is very delicate displaying aromas of white blossoms with just a hint of oak. In the mouth, the wine is very soft with a great deal of minerality, superb length and a tangy finish.

Specifications
Appellation
Santenay Premier Cru
Wine Type
White
Varietal(s)
100% Chardonnay
Age of vines
Average 30 years
Agricultural Practices
Sustainable
Soil type
Clay and Limestone soils with a fine layer of marls.
Vinification
Hand harvest.
Barrel fermented in French oak barrels with full ML.
Oak aged for 16 months in barrels (25% new).
Wine was slightly filtered before bottling.
Production
200 (9-liter cases)
Pairings

Excellent with Risotto, poultry in a creamy sauce (Poulet de Bresse), but also with cheeses such as comté and aged Gruyere.

Producer Information: Maison Patricia Raquin

Maison Patricia Raquin is a negociant based in Savigny-les-Beaunes in the heart of Burgundy. Patricia and her husband, Alain, have been in the business for decades and they have developed ...
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