Paul Chapelle Bourgogne Blanc

Paul Chapelle

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Snapshot
Vintage: 2005
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Appellation: Bourgogne
Wine type: White
Varietals: Chardonnay
Organic: Practicing
Vineyard: From vines in village of Puligny.
Orientation: South-facing
Soil: Clay/limestone
Viticulture: Farmed semi-organically, "lutte raisonnée", and yields are kept very low.
Vinification: Traditional, Burgundian vinification methods.
Aging: The wines are fermented and aged in oak barrels, only 10-15% of which are new.
Production: 190 cases annually
Notes: An impressive Bourgogne Blanc that is just starting to strut its stuff after a few years of cellar and bottle ageing. A limited and exciting re-release!