Batard Montrachet

Batard MontrachetLouis Latour

Louis Latour
Louis Latour
  • Production region Côte de Beaune
  • Color white
  • Classification Grand Cru
  • Vintage 2017

327,00 € tax incl. / Bottles

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Region : Côte de Beaune

Village : Puligny-Montrachet

Appellation : Bâtard-Montrachet Grand Cru

Grape varieties : Chardonnay

The Vine Vinification & Ageing: Average vine age 40 years, Soil Gravel, limestone base, Average yield 35 hl/ha, Harvest Hand-picked, Fermentation Traditional in oak barrels with complete malolactic fermentation, Ageing 8 to 10 months ageing in oak barrels, 100% new, Barrels Louis Latour cooperage, French oak, medium toasted

Description: The Grand Cru vineyard of Bâtard-Montrachet lies between the picturesque villages of Puligny-Montrachet and Chassagne-Montrachet, home to the world's greatest white wines. Only a small country lane separates this 11.86 hectare vineyard from the great Montrachet itself. Its gentle easterly-facing slope is made up of a deep, rich, gravelly soil which has a limestone base, world renowned for the production of high quality Chardonnay.

Cellaring Potential: 10-15 years

Food pairing: Pan-fried sea scallops - saffroned monkfish - lobster thermidor

Serving temperature: 12-14°