Mont de Milieu White
Domaine Fourrey - Chablis 1er Cru
White,Chablis 1er Cru
100 % Chardonnay
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 covers some 5000 hectares, making it the largest of the Burgondy appellations. Our 7 hectares vineyard producing six different Chablis Premier Cru wines: Vaillons, Côte de Lechet, Fourchaume, Beauroy, Mont de Milieu, Les Fourneaux. Clayey-limestone soil. Cru "Mont de Milieu divided between two separate plots.Vines : 1 ha - Yield : 58 hl/ha
Winemaking
Maturity test are executed in differents plots to decide the best time to begin harvest-grape. Fermentation and breeding in stainless steel tank.Stainless steel tank.
Tasting notes
Mineral with a lot of finesse. With a little bit of ageing, it developps its aromas even more.
Food pairing
With Selfish, Seafood and fish with creamy sauce.
Aging potential
2 or 3 years.
Grape varieties
100 % Chardonnay
Press
Previous rating
201990 Wine Spectator
201990 Decanter
201890 Vinous
201890 Decanter
201893 Wine Enthusiast
Situated close to the range of Grand Cru vineyards, this premier cru is known for its rich wines. Here that generosity is expressed in broad peach and apricot flavors laced with apple acidity. A touch of toastiness adds complexity to this ripe, full-bodied wine.
Roger Voss -93 Wine Enthusiast 2018
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