RULLY La Chatalienne 2013

This name derives from a property which belongs to "la Châtelaine" and rented in sharecropping.

Story

Location
Production area : 1,8 ha
Altitude : 250-300 m
Terroir
A whole of plots located on a limestone table-land, above the vineyard classified 1ers Crus de Grésigny, Vauvry and Mont-Palais.
Soil : Calcareous Clay, limestone
In the vineyard
Wine-Growing method : Sustainable
Harvest: 100 % manual
Vinification
At their arrival in our cellar, the grapes are immediately and carefully pressed with a pneumatic press .
100 % crushed grappe
Finning: yes
Ageing
11 months (whose 3 months in stainless steel tank)
20% stainless steel, 80 % oak barrels (whose 15% of new oak)
Varietals
Chardonnay : 100%
Specifications
Age of vines: 30 years years old
Alcohol content: 13 ABV

Advice

Serving
Serving temperature : 11-13°C
Should be drunk between 2015 and 2018
Tasting notes
A wine with aromas of "fleurs de haie", acacia, hawthorn, honeysuckle and white peach, flint then with age honey, quince. The palate is fruity, round and soft.
Food and wine pairings
Ideal with fried river-fish or grilled poultry.