Maison de Montille Rully

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VARIETALS - Chardonnay

VINEYARD - From the lieu-dit of "Les Chaponnieres du Dessus" located north of Rully near the village of Chagny. 50-year-old vines planted at the base of the slope. Purchased from Domaine de Belleville.

SOIL - Deep clay, very few stones

VITICULTURE - Practicing organic

VINIFICATION - Long, slow press. Fermented in neutral barrels (10% new). Regarding sulfur, whites have the following: 75-100 mg/l total SO2, 30-35 mg/l free SO2.

AGING - Aged 14-15 months in barriques (mostly Allier, 10% new). Wine then spends 4-6 months in inox tank to harmonize.

NOTES - A charming and aromatically pure Rully with lovely balance and freshness.