Puligny-Montrachet Les Levrons

 

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

Located between Meursault and Chassagne-Montrachet and covering 205 ha.,Puligny-Montrachet produces some of the best known premier and grand cru Burgundy wines.

 

Appellation: Puligny-Montrachet white wine.

 

-Plot: Les Levrons (total surface area 6ha.56a.)

-History: “levrons” was a diminutive in the middle ages for hares of which there were probably many in the area

-Orientation: SE., altitude 230m

-Domain surface area: 60a.40ca.

-Date planted :  1947

-Graft : chardonnay, visual selection

-Vinestock : 3309 C

-Soil: deep in brown limestone with some banks of marl

 

-Taste: the deep soil gives the wine its intensity and elegance particularly characteristic of the land around Puligny; aromas are floral with hints of almond and hazelnut and the wine is fresh and rich in the mouth

 

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

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