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Croix Senaillet St. Veran En Pommards
Domaine de la Croix Senaillet
France - Burgundy - Saint Veran   

This Saint-Veran En Pommards is produced from 50-year-old Chardonnay vines, organically grown on limestone marl soil & on a 30% slope. Vines are pruned in the Mâconnais style Acure system.

Bright golden color, ample and complex wine offering small berry, ripe apple and dry apricot aromas. The discreet toasty notes brings volume, juicy texture mingled with the freshness of the fruits. A beautiful balance and great aging potential for this delicious Chardonnay.

Specifications
Appellation
Saint Veran
Wine Type
White
Varietal(s)
100% Chardonnay
Age of vines
50 years
Agricultural Practices
Organic
Soil type
limestone marl
Vinification
Harvest at optimal maturity. Destemming, slow & soft pneumatic pressing at low pressure. Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel vats & oak barrels at controlled temperature. Malolactic fermentation. Aged 8 months on the fine lees, 50% in oak casks; juices from vat & cask blended.
Pairings

Pairs well with scallops with saffron, rabbit in blanquette,
pike perch with butter.

Producer Information: Domaine de la Croix Senaillet

This second-generation estate is located in the town of Davayé, in southern Burgundy. The winery was founded by Maurice Martin in 1969. His son, Richard, took over in 1990 and ...
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