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Domaine Jessiaume

"Wine is a living thing. It is made, not only by grapes and yeasts, but of skill and patience"

Santenay IER Cru


Les Gravières

Plot Santenay Ier Cru
Grape Chardonnay
Area 0.77 Ha
Harvest 17/09/2014
Ground Oolitic limestone and marl
Bottling process 07/12/2015
Exposure South-East
Aging capacity 5 to 7 years
Sulphites 94 mg/L
Technical sheet
Tasting Notes This wine has a golden yellow color. The nose is marked by citrus fruits and hints of dried fruits. The mouth is rich and balanced with a beautiful persistence.
Santenay Ier Cru 46°55'10.67"N 4°42'51.75"E
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Winemaking After directly pressing the whole grapes the juice is transfered to stainless tanks. The must is then put in oak barrels by gravity and naturally starts the alcoholic fermentation. The aging occurs on the lees for 10 months (50% new oak).