Appellation: AOC L'Etoile (Jura region)

 

Grapes: Chardonnay

 

Farming: Organic (not certified)

 

Aromatics: Complex notes of beeswax, honey and resin as well as fresh minerals notes. Subtle oxidative style.

 

Palate: It is a wine for the ages with a vibrant acidity underlying a dense and concentrated body. The palate is rich, complex and balance with notes of cooked apple, crème brulé, curry spices and a fresh driven lime finish.

 

About the wine: Old vines some of them are 75 years old. Rich oxidative traditionnal Jura wine. Not topped off, lees contact until bottling, 4 to 5 years ageing in barrel, flor contact.

 

When to drink: Drink now or in the next 10-12 years after vintage.

 

Service: Large Burgundy glass.

 

Food match: White meats, roasted chicken, chicken curry or veal osso bucco as well as with a aged Comté!

2015 Domaine de Montbourgeau, Jura AOC L'Etoile 'Cuvée Spéciale' Chardonnay

$90.00Price