Puligny-Montrachet 1er cru La Garenne


Domaine Berthelemot cultivates 7.8 ha in the Côte de Beaune winegrowing district.

Located between Meursault and Chassagne-Montrachet, the Puligny-Montrachet area covers 205 ha and is renowned for some of the most prestigious Burgundy premier and grand cru wines.


Appellation: Puligny-Montrachet 1er cru white wine.

-Plot:La Garenne (total surface area 9ha.87a.)

-History : in the middle ages, « garenne » meant a wooded hunting area belonging to a local landowner or monastery

-Orientation: SE, altitude 340/360m

-Domain surface area: 22a.15ca.

-Date planted : 1935 and 1992

-Graft : chardonnay, visual selection and clone

-Vinestock:3309 C

-Soil: thin, stony top soil on a layer of limestone rock


-Taste: the location of this plot gives the wine its intensity and mineral notes together with aromas of white flowers and almonds; it is well structured, smooth and fresh and can benefit by laying down for a few years.


-Serving temperature: 12/14°C and recent vintages may be decantered to enhance the aroma.

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