This is a beautiful bottle of old-vine Chardonnay any way you slice it. Highlighting the exceptional Les Isles terroir of limestone and clay, the crushed stone comes through in the aromatics. Some baking spices (thanks to the small percentage of new oak), apples and apple blossoms make an appearance too. Here we get Jura Chardonnay that is true to its home. Nice finesse and perfectly balanced acidity round out the experience. If you were blinded on this bottle, I think you would expect the price to be double.
Direct Import by Balanced Wine Selections.
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Variety(ies): Trousseau 100% Trousseau blended from the following three vineyards in the Côtes du Jura AOC: En Champaux (largely calcerous thick gravel or “gravies gras”), Plaignot (similar soil to Champaux but a cooler vineyard given its exposition) and Pireneige-Lyas (a...
Variety(ies): Trousseau Direct Import by Balanced Wine Selections
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