Region: Cotes Chalonnaise, Burgundy
Color: Straw yellow
Aroma: Hickory and toasted coconut
Tasting Notes: Rich flavors of vanilla and nutmeg accompany aromas of peach and citrus fruit in this enchanting and evocative white burgundy. The palate is full, rich and fruity and based on this top flight terroir, expectedly long.
Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay
Alcohol Level: 12.5%
Process/Technique: The wines are vinified and aged in oak barrels with 33% new oak, 33% of one time used wine barrel and the same proportion of the 2 barrels for the final 33%.
Notes/Facts: Since the beginning of last century, the Picamelot house grew with the acquisition of several parcels of vines in Côte de Beaune and Chalonnaise, of which the famed parcel of 1er Cru “Clos du Chaigne” on Rully, is definitely the crown jewel.