Price:  £23.95 | Case Rate: £22.67
Ex Tax: £19.96

Jean-Claude Boisset - Macon-Ige `Chateau London` 2018

Information

  • Country: France
  • Wine Region: Burgundy
  • Wine Area: Maconnais
  • Wine Maker: Grégory Patriat
  • Grape: Chardonnay
  • Grape Percentage: 100% Chardonnay
  • Alcohol Percentage: 13%
  • Unit Quantity (ml): 750
Duty/Vat Paid

Wine tasting notes

The colour is yellow with golden reflections. The intense nose will seduce you with its floral aromas, associated with notes of exotic fruits and citrus. On the palate, this gourmet wine is supple and fresh and is distinguished by slightly toasted flavours.

Winery Information

Jean-Claude Boisset

Jean-Claude Boisset is going from strength to strength under the stewardship of Gr̩gory Patriat, and his wines have received much critical acclaim over recent years. Key are the entry point Bourgogne wines, which are sealed under stelvin, handled in the same way as the

Vinification Notes

The grapes were handpicked. At the winery: the whole bunches of grapes were gently pressed for 2½ hours. The temperature of the must was cooled to 12°C and was transferred directly into 450Lt barrels without settling of the must in order to keep most of the lees. Very long fermentation period using indigenous yeasts. Vinification without sulfur. Maturation: aged for 8 months without being racked. The lees were not stirred so as to allow all of the wine’s minerality to shine through. A proportion of 30% new French oak barrels. Barrels: French oak barrels toasted for a long time and at a low temperature to impart a subtle, delicate flavour to the wine