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Chardonnay "Les Varrons"

Chardonnay "Les Varrons"

Region

AOP Côtes du Jura

Viticultural Notes

The grapes are coming from a specific highly regarded lieu-dit called Les Varrons. The vines are situated on a slope with an altitude of 280 meters. Vines are 50-65 years and planted from sélections massales on east-west exposure. The soils are a unique combination of Benthonien and Bajocien limestone with a yellow-clay top soil.

Wine

Chardonnay "Les Varrons"

Estate

Domaine Joly

Vintage

2016

Varietal

100% Chardonnay

Region

AOP Côtes du Jura

Vineyard

Les Varrons

Vine Age

25+ years

Soil

Clay-limestone

Farming

Sustainable Agriculture

Fermentation

Fermentation in older tonneaux barrels

Aging

Aging for 20 months in mainly older barrels with a small portion of new oak

Alcohol

13%


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