Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru 2018 Domaine Dubreuil Fontaine
Located in the Côte de Beaune, Domaine Dubreuil-Fontaine, a family owned Domaine for more than 140 years uses the noble grape varieties of Chardonnay and Pinot noir to make up its wide range of 22 appellations : starting from the fruity Bourgogne, to the lively village, from the prestigious Premier cru to the rare Grand Cru. Its vineyards cover the villages of: Pernand-Vergelesses, Aloxe-Corton and Savigny Les Beaune, Pommard, Beaune and Volnay.
Christine Dubreuil is a fifth-generation winemaker and owner of this Domaine located in Pernand-Vergelesses. Her wines are elegant, charming, and delicious – each wonderfully depicting its vineyard.
Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay.
Tasting Notes: At first, Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru has a beautiful light golden color Robe. Then, a nose of ripe peach, citruses and almonds. Overall, a nice balanced oaky touch, some salinity and a good persistence in the mouth.
Food Pairing Recommendations: Lobster, langoustines, pan fried sole, or fish in a creamy sauce.
Ageing potential: 4 to 12 years
Serving temperature: 10-12°C
- Surface : 0 ha 70
- Age of the Vines : 35 years
- Vintage : Hand harvested with sorting.
- WineMaking : This wine is made with traditional winemaking in oak casks with stirring of the lees.
- Ageing: 30% new oak. 12 months in oak casks.
- Number of bottle produced: 3000 bts.