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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 02/09/2017
Ground Oolitic limestone and marl
Bottling process 11/12/2018
Exposure South-East
Aging capacity 5 to 7 years
Sulphites 74 mg/L
Technical sheet
Tasting Notes Floral and aromatic nose, fresh and elegant mouth, notes of nutmeg to finish. Good aromatic persistance.
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 15 months (25% new oak).