Domaine Stéphane Tissot
Les Graviers - 2018 - Stéphane Tissot
A taut, pure Chardonnay with beautiful acidity. The nose is redolent of fruit with notes of spice. The palate is mineralesque and rich, boasting lovely concentration.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 14.5 %
- To drink from
- 2021 to 2029
100% Chardonnay from vines farmed biodynamically and planted on Bajocian Age limestone scree over Lias clay, facing south and west. The vineyard is ploughed, and the grapes handpicked with small crates. Vinification: direct pressing, followed by transfer into 228-litre barrels for fermentation and maturation for 18 months, with 15% new oak. Bottled with just a microdose of sulphur.
Stéphane Tissot, he's the vigneron who has proven himself time and again, year after year. Stéphane joined the family estate in 1990, converting the vineyards in their entirety over to organics in 1999. Today, his 50 hectares are certified organic by ECOCERT and biodynamic by DEMETER. This has been a relentless, honourable, unblemished career. Stéphane has never rested on his laurels – nor on...All wines
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