Le Rouard Château de Villars-Fontaine

Le Rouard

/ AOC Hautes Côtes de Nuits

  • Appelation : AOC Hautes Côtes de Nuits
  • Domain : Château de Villars-Fontaine
  • Grape : Chardonnay
  • Vintage : 1999

Details :

Surface: 6.1 ha
Grape: 100% Chardonnay
Soil: White marl of the Upper Jurassic
Altitude: 380 to 400 m
Sun exposure: East
Wind exposure: Well sheltered
Year of plantation: 1990 and 1999
Cultural type: Vines high and wide
Density: 3300 vines/ha
Size: Double Guyot
Harvest: Manual in boxes
Vinification: Long vatting (from 2 to 3 weeks) at a temperature of about 20 ° C
Maturing: 18 months in oak barrels, 1/3 new barrels
Keeping: To be opened from 3 years, can be kept 10 to 15 years according to the vintages, for the lovers of white wines with notes of evolution
To drink with: fish in sauce, poultry or cheese.