Domaine Fourrey Heritage white
Domaine Fourrey - Chablis
White,Chablis
Chardonnay 100%
history
Domaine Fourrey et Fils is a family estate of 20 hectares with 18 in production in the heart of Chablisian.The wine-making combines the Chablisian tradition with the modern techniques, in order to reveal local characteristic out of the Chardonnay grape.The estate is going through their fourth generation from father to son. Since 1992, Jean-Luc is in charge of the wine-making with his parents after his studies in Lycée de Beaune, where he obtained a degree in techniques winemaking. One of its major objective, when he came back after school, was to improve the sales of bottles. For ten years, his sister, Marie-José, is in charge of the customer relationships.
Vineyard
The Chablis vineyard is located in the northern part of the Burgundy region. The richness of Chablis wines is the result of the combination of a unique soil and a specific climate. The vineyard is located between the villages of Milly and Fleys. Slopes exposed north-west. Clay chalky. Vines : Around 10 years old
Winemaking
Maturity test are executed in differents plots to decide the best time to begin harvest-grape. A direct sorting in the vineyard . An ageing on fine lees for 18 months.
Tasting notes
Heritage , with its brilliant yellow-gold color , offers a lovely nose with a nice elegance in the mouth and perfect balance.
Food pairing
It will be perfect alone and with white fish and delicate meat.
Aging potential
8 to 10 years.
Grape varieties
Chardonnay 100%
Terrisson Wines
195 rue Guy Arnaud
30900 Nîmes - FRANCE
+33 (0)4.66.23.44.22
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