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Chavy-Chouet Meursault Casse Tetes
Domaine Chavy-Chouet
France - Burgundy - Meursault

A "casse tête" in French is a conundrum or puzzle and the name of this plot refers to the hardness of the soil and the challenge it was for our ancestors to plant vines on this pebbly limestone ground.
Surface Area : 1.5 acres (0.6 hectares)
Age of the vines: 45 years old
Planting density : 10,000 vines per hectares
Soil Type : Limestone
Tasting notes: Concentrated, powerful, and lively, Les Casse-Têtes is the very quintessence of the Meursault appellation. Its sophistication, structure, and assured elegance reflect the character of the soil.

Specifications
Appellation
Meursault
Wine Type
White
Varietal(s)
100% Chardonnay
Age of vines
45 years old
Soil type
Limestone
Vinification
Aged 12 months in French Oak barrels (20% new)

Producer Information: Domaine Chavy-Chouet

Owner Romaric Chavy, who took over the estate in 2014, is the eighth generation to make wine in his family. Romaric learned from his father, Hubert Chavy, who founded the ...
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