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Bertrand Bachelet Chassagne Montrachet 1er Cru Morgeot
Domaine Bertrand Bachelet
France - Burgundy - Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru

The Chassagne-Montrachet appellation is located in the southern part of the Côte de Beaune and produces mainly white wines.
'Morgeot' is located in the south of the village, characterized by compact limestone soil containing iron oxide, which gives the soil its particular red-brown color.

The wine offers a golden color, a subtle nose of white flowers and honey notes. Full-bodied and well-structured on the palate.

Specifications
Appellation
Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru
Wine Type
White
Varietal(s)
100% Chardonnay
Age of vines
50 years old
Soil type
iron-rich clay and limestone
Vinification
The grapes are pressed immediately when they reach the vat room, without prior crushing. Following gentle pressing and light settling, the must is placed directly into barrels.
Aged for 16 months, of which 12 to 13 months in barrels.
Pairings

The sweetness of the Chardonnay on the palate makes an interesting pairing with cooked foie gras; it also sits well with lobster, spiny lobster, or even morel mushroom dumplings or Bresse chicken in a cream sauce.

Producer Information: Domaine Bertrand Bachelet

A passion for wine was what led Bertrand Bachelet to take over the family estate from his father, Jean-Louis, in 2011. He is the fourth generation in the line of ...
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