A Great Southern Burgundy white Chardonnay
This is a very expressive Saint-Véran, revealing aromas of citrus and white flowers, especially acacia. In the mouth, right from the attack this wine is rounded and smooth, with lovely fresh fruit providing notes of pear, peach, and a hint of fresh hazelnut. The finish is marked by a pleasant, buttery smoothness.
- 100% Chardonnay
- Vinification using indigenous yeasts
Food Pairing: Match well with grilled, poached or fried fish as well as smoked or salted fish. It is also a wonderful match for cheeses from Goats Cheese to Blue Cheese, from Comté to Gruyère
Cellaring: Now to 2025
STORY BEHIND THIS WINE
The Guerrin’s estate dates from 1926 and can be found at the heart of the protected natural site between the Roche de Solutré and the Roche de Vergisson in southern Burgundy, just to the west of Mâcon. Today the fourth generation works a patchwork of 35 small vineyards spread over 15 hectares and various soil types. Respecting nature and farming sustainably with 90% of work done manually and fermenting with native yeasts are key to highlighting their excellent terroir. Read more.