2017 Corinne & Jean-Pierre Grossot Chablis Fourchaume 1er Cru (Perchaud Label)

Year: 2017
Appellation: Chablis
Country: France
Wine Advocate: 92
White Wine
Alcohol by Volume: 13.0%
Price :
$34.95

THIS IS AN OUT AND OUT STEAL!!!...$40-$50 VALUE!!

"Aromas of fresh peach, beeswax, green apple, oyster shell and oatmeal introduce the 2017 Chablis 1er Cru Fourchaume, a medium to full-bodied, satiny-textured wine with ripe but racy acids, good depth at the core and a precise, distinctly saline finish. It's a definite success." (WA)

Winery Notes:
The estate is located in the village of Fleys, in the heart of the Chablis appellation. Corinne Perchaud and her husband Jean-Pierre represent the third generation of winemakers at this family estate.

Winery Acreage:
44.5 acres

Varietals Produced:
Chardonnay

Winemaker:
Jean Pierre Grossot

They farm 18 hectares (44.5 acres) of vines: 13 hectares of Chablis AOC and 5 hectares of Chablis Premier Cru - Vaucoupin, Mont de Milieu, Côte de Tromes, Fourchaume and Fourneaux.