2015 | 2013

Santenay `Les Carmelites`
2015 Chardonnay


Vineyard: Côte de Beaune, Village.
Soil Type: Calcareous Clay.
Vine Age: 25 years old.
Irrigation: No irrigation
Harvest Date:
Yield: 35 hl/ha.


Albert Ponnelle produces wines using organic and biodynamic
Harvest is done by hand in the cooler hours of the morning.
After harvesting, the grapes are taken to the cellar, de-stemmed,
pressed and fermented slowly over a couple of weeks.
Aged for 12 months in oak barrels. Slightly filtered before bottling.

Tasting Notes:

Color: Bright golden yellow.
Nose: Almond, fern and white flower.
Palate: Well rounded, elegant acidity and persistent on the
Other: This Santenay will pair well with pasta or risotto with
mushrooms, poultry with a creamy sauce or cheeses
such as Comte, Beaufort and goat cheese.

Chemical Analysis:

Alc (%): 12.8
RS (g/l): 1.2
TA (g/l): 4.3
pH: 3.14