2021 Jean-Philippe Fichet, Meursault Les Chevalieres, Cote de Beaune, France


SOIL: limestone-clay, with lots of limestone pebbles
VITICULTURE: Lutte-raisonnee. Jean-Philippe eschews chemical fertilizers, herbicides or pesticides.
VINIFICATION: Grapes are hand-harvested. Fermentations with malo in barrel. Batonnage is limited depending on the health of the lees and the nature of the vintage.
AGING: 12+ months in barrel (1/6 new), plus 3-6 months in tank