2021 Christophe et Fils Chablis Vieilles Vignes Burgundy, France

2021 Christophe et Fils Chablis Vieilles Vignes Burgundy, France

$34.99

Varietal/Blend: Chardonnay

Vineyard Area: From two steep parcels facing west and north, in the commune of Fontenay-prés-Chablis planted in 1959 by Christophe’s grandfather

Soil: Kimmeridgian limestone

Elevation: 500 feet

Vinification: Hand-harvested and wild yeast-fermented in mostly stainless steel — though a smaller portion is fermented in old 228-liter oak barrels — with full malolactic conversion

Maturation: 12 months — 90% in stainless steel and 10% in oak barrels of five or more previous wines

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