Charton & Trebuchet Cru Les Pucelles Puligny Montrachet 1er 1997

Chardonnay from Burgundy, France

Item No. 9811
  • white wine
  • WS92

Winemaker's Notes

The white wines of Puligny possess a whole range of very distinguished and distinctive aromas: almond paste, fern, exotic fruits, amber and white flowers. Their acidity in the mouth is rather subtle, allowing the intense smoothness and impressive lingering taste to come through.

These great white wines are unquestionably destined to honor haute cuisine, both by the nobleness of their bouquet and the openness, smoothness and elegance of their flavor: wonderful shellfish cooked in a court-bouillon, creamed and poached fish, poultry liver pâtés and Gaston-Gérard creamed chicken au gratin are some good examples.

Learn About Burgundy

The region of Burgundy is the fairytale land of vines. There are stories of kings, conquerors and commoners recounting the seductive effects of a Burgundian wine. Even now, many wine aficionados and lovers will pinpoint their most memorable wine moment at that first taste of an aged Burgundy. Much of this can be related to the terroir of Burgundy. Centuries of winemaking have...

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Learn About Chardonnay

Chardonnay (shar-dawn-AY) White Wine's Queen Bee Like Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay can grow just about anywhere. It adapts well to different soils and different climates. While frequently paired with California, its native home lies in the vineyards of Burgundy, France. The only major white grape of the region, Chardonnay is at its best on the rolling...

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