Paul Chapelle Puligny-Montrachet Champgain 1er Cru

Paul Chapelle

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Snapshot
Vintage: 2007
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Appellation: Puligny-Montrachet
Wine type: White
Varietals: Chardonnay
Vineyard: A beautifully situated parcel of Champgain located at the top of the slope of the vineyard
Orientation: East/Southest
Soil: Clay/limestone. Heavier soils exist in the upper section of Champgain.
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: 115 cases annually
Notes: Year in and year out, Champgain is the preference of winemaker Christine.