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2017 Perchaud Chablis 1er Cru Fourchaume

Producer: Corinne Perchaud
Country/Region: France - Burgundy - Chablis Premier Cru

Elegant citrus aromas. Concentrated and elegant, combining flavors dried fruit and woody notes. Nice balance between matter and acidity, long and persistent finish.

2017 Perchaud Chablis 1er Cru Fourchaume
Vintage: 2017
Grape Varietals: 100% Chardonnay
ABV: 13%
Serving Temp: 50-55°F
Closure: Cork
Agricultural Method: Sustainable

Wine Making Notes:

High quality clones with low yields.
Soils made of marl, clay and limestone.
Vineyards are located on gentle slopes enjoying a south western sun exposure. 35 years old vines.
Density : 5,500 vines / hectare
Fermentation in stainless steel tanks.
Long aging on fine lees and ML in stainless steel tanks.
Use of SO2.
Fining with bentonite, cold tartaric stabilization, tangential filtration.
Follow up of organic practices.
Potential degree at the harvest : 12.70 % vol
PH : 3.25
Age ability of the wine : 2026

The owners take great care to produce exceptional Chablis wine by keeping the lively Chardonnay fruit and the unique mineral quality imparted by the Kimmeridgian soil, the fruity acidity and bouquet in perfect balance. The grapes are harvested by hand and gently pressed in a horizontal pressoir to ensure the fullest extraction and range of flavors and aromas.


Pairings:

Scallops Jacques cream, roast veal with oyster mushrooms.

Product Formats:

Item Number Unit Units/Case Type UPC - bottle SCC - case SRP/Unit
F1EE160051CHM 750ml 12 Glass 7 84585 01460 6 1 07 84585 01460 3 $48.00