Les Tillets
Tillet was a kind of medieval lime tree that was found surrounding vineyards. Les Tillets is above Meursault near the mountain.
Grape Variety : Chardonnay
Color : White
Surface Area : 1,50 ha
Vine Age : This wine comes from six parcels of the same vineyard. The age of the vines is from 30 to 70 ans
Terroir : Les Tillets is above Meursault, near the mountain exposed south/south-east. The vines are on slopes. The nature of the topsoil is clayey and brown limestone over hard limestone.
Character : The nose is expressive, marked by aromas of white flowers, yellow and white fruit as well as lightly spicy notes. The nose is complex with great elegance. The palate is round with lovely vivacity and excellent aromatic freshness as well as minerality. This is a wine with a great deal of finesse and persistence on the palate that doesn’t conceal its power. Elegant and linear, its style is between a classic Meursault and a Puligny-Montrachet.
Ageing Potential : 7 to 8 years
Service Temperature : 11 - 13 °C
Pairings : This wine pairs well with fish, grilled or with a light sauce, as well as white meats.