Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru Magnum 2020 Domaine Rapet
Domaine Rapet's Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru is an exceptional white wine, an oenological masterpiece produced in one of Burgundy's most renowned Grand Cru vineyards. The grapes used in this wine are exclusively Chardonnay, carefully selected from vineyards situated on the slopes of Montagne de Corton, a terroir of the highest caliber.
The terroir of Corton-Charlemagne is unique for its geological complexity, with deep limestone soils that impart an extraordinary character to the grapes. The altitude and sun exposure promote optimal grape ripening, creating wines of exceptional complexity and elegance.
Vineyard cultivation is carried out with the utmost attention to environmental sustainability and respect for the terroir. Harvesting is done by hand to ensure the selection of the finest grapes.
Winemaking is executed using traditional techniques, with gentle pressing and fermentation in oak barrels to preserve the purity of the grapes. The wine is then carefully aged in oak barrels to develop its complexity and structure.
Domaine Rapet's Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru presents with a brilliant golden color. On the nose, it reveals aromas of white stone fruit, citrus, and mineral notes. In the mouth, it is broad, rich, and enveloping, with extraordinary freshness and a long finish. It is a wine that ages gracefully and will reach its peak expression over the years.
DENOMINATION: Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru
REGION: Burgundy (France)
GRAPES: 100% Chardonnay.
VINIFICATION: Gentle pressing with pneumatic press for two hours, decanting for 24 hours at low temperatures, spontaneous fermentation in new barrels is 30%. Maturation on the lees for 1 month.