Mâcon-Villages "Les roches blanches"

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Mâcon-Villages "Les roches blanches"

White

Vineyards situation

The Mâcon Villages area is located in the southern part of Burgundy, close to the Beaujolais area. This appellation is the largest of the Mâconnais area, covering about 2 500 ha of vineyards and 43 communes. Forty three villages have the right to produce Mâcon-Villages.

Characteristics

The limestone subsoil of the Monts du Mâconnais are ideal for growing the Chardonnay grapes. Some small areas produce exceptional wines. The Louis Jadot Mâcon-Villages is made from grapes from these different areas.

Wine making

The Mâcon-Villages "Les roches blanches" is vinified in stainless steel tanks in order to extract floral, fruity aromas and keep freshness.

Winemaker's comments / Gastronomy

Dry and easy to drink, lively and charming, this is a fruity wine with a floral scent and a hint of lemon, the Mâcon-Villages should be drunk chilled and rather young. This wine goes very well with a large range of food including "hors d'oeuvres", fried or grilled fish, sea food, goat milk cheese, poultry.

Preservation

This Mâcon-Villages will be at its best within 5 years, if kept in good conditions of temperature and humidity.

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