very chalky soil with a shallow layer of topsoil.
Selection of the most beautiful plots of Chardonnay
from the terroir of Cumières (Montagne, Chênes, Tournemidi)
Harvested and sorted by hand Traditional Coquard wine press. Only the cuvée (first juice of the pressing) is selected; vinification plot-by-plot for 45% in demi-muid casks and barrels.
Avoidance of malolactic fermentation.