Chardonnay - 2018 - Peter Colemont
Nose with notes of mirabelle, white tea, bergamot... Both rich and sharp, perfect balance between the fruit, the tension and the minerality. Mouthwatering on the palate, very beautiful length. A big favorite during the tasting, a belgian wine that is worth a Grand Bourgogne!
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Belgian Wine
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2021 to 2028
100% Chardonnay from vines planted in 2012 on four parcels for a total of two hectares, on clay-limestone soils, exposure South South West, in the commune of La Bruyère, North West of Namur. All of the vineyard is farmed biodynamically. Manual harvest the 15, 16 and 22 of September. Direct pressing, each parcel is vinified separately before blending. One year of aging in barrels (60% new oak and 40% oak aged one year, François Frères barrels), then 8 months of aging in inox tanks. Unfiltered, just a tiny dose of sulphur.
Peter Colemont is the figurehead of Belgian wine, famous for his Clos d’Opleeuw. The young man has been growing his passion for Chardonnay since he’s been sipping on Grands Bourgognes from the age of 16. Gratuated in chemistry, biology, geography and economics, he started his path as a school teacher. This was without counting on his love for wine... He then gained his experience when he...All wines
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