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					                        Louis Jadot Chassagne Montrachet 1er Cru Abbaye de Morgeot,
                                           Domaine Louis Jadot



      Grapes
  Chardonnay

      Region
Côte de Beaune




                      Vineyards                                                       Winemaker’s Comments
                      Situated in the south of the Côte de Beaune,                    The Chassagne Montrachet 1er Cru “Abbaye
                      Chassagne Montrachet is one of the 5                            de Morgeot” is a very well balanced wine,
                      villages of the prestigious “Côte des Blancs’.                  full-bodied, powerful and rich. It develops
                      Facing east and south-east, the vineyard                        aromas of white fruits, white flowers and
                      soils are mainly made of brown clay and                         honey.
                      limestone.
                      Chassagne Montrachet produces 70 hectares                       It is ideal with fish in cream sauces, shellfish
                      of premier crus                                                 and white meats in rich sauces.

                      Abbaye de Morgeot is one of the 1er Crus                        The wine can mature for 10-15 years in
                      (Climats) of the village, bordering premier                     bottle in the correct cellaring conditions.
                      cru “Morgeot”
                      It is situated in the south of the commune,
                      around the old ‘Abbaye’ The soil is quite
                      deep, with marl and limestone.


                      Winemaking
                      The fermentation takes place in wooden
                      barrels, after which the wine is aged in
                      barrel for 12-15 months before being
                      bottled.




                 Telephone 01344 871800   Info@hatch.co.uk   www.hatchmansfield.com

				
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