Located in the heart of the Burgundian Golden Triangle (Puligny-Montrachet, Chassagne-Montrachet and Meursault), Chartron et Trébuchet is today recognised for the very high quality of its white wines, including 5 Grands Crus, and is remembered by connoisseurs as the creator of the greatest Puligny-Montrachet wines, symbols of the House.
The vineyard is located between Lardoix-Serrigny and the beautiful Maranges hill. Limestone and marl soil. Traditional vinification in thermo-regulated stainless steel vats on a 3 weeks period: Cold pre-fermentative maceration at around 8°C. Pigeages and pumping over to extract colour and structure. Fermentation with a peak temperature around 30°C. Post-fermentative maceration at 25°C. A part of the wine is aged in stainless steel vats and the other part in oak barrels between 8 to 10 months with malolactic fermentation.
Morello cherry colour. Fruity on the nose with morello cherry and raspberry aromas progressing on blackcurrant, spicy and liquorice flavors. Generous palate, lively and structured with strong tannins.Recommended serving temperature: 14 – 16°C
It goes perfectly with roasted meats like veal cooked with curry or more traditionaly salty, a tourte from Burgundy, soft cheeses.