Bourgogne Blanc - 2018 - Emmanuel Giboulot
An expressive nose with notes of white fruits. The palate is dynamic, with lovely fluidity, and a lingering finish.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Biodynamic wine
- Degree of alcohol
- 12 %
- To drink from
- 2020 to 2026
100% Chardonnay from a parcel in the commune of Uchizy, in the Côte Maconnaise. The vines are farmed biodynamically, planted on a clayey-limestone soil over gravel, facing the rising sun. Vinification: direct pressing, juice cold settled for 24 hours. Fermentations in oak barrels that have seen several wines in order to preserve purity and minerality. The resulting wine is matured on its lees for 11 months before bottling.
Emmanuel Giboulot, you’ve probably heard of him by now. He’s the winemaker who became famous for refusing to treat his vines with pesticides, and as a result was convicted and fined in court – a conviction he successfully appealed and overturned. The estate was inherited from his father who had already converted to organic viticulture in the 1970s. Emmanuel, who originally wanted to become an...All wines
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