Ramonet Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru “Les Ruchottes"

Ramonet Chassagne-Montrachet Premier Cru “Les Ruchottes" 2011

The grapes for this wine are grown in a vineyard on a hill near Chassagne-Montrachet called “La Grande Montagne.” The name “Les Ruchottes” comes from the mass of fallen rocks that tumbled onto the hill over time. This Premier Cru is a staple for Domaine Ramonet and is acknowledged as such by wine aficionados. 

Style:
Full-Bodied, Concentrated, Aromatic
Flavor:
Lemon, Pastry, Caramel, Spice
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Chassagne Montrachet Premier C
Grapes
Chardonnay
Production Notes
The number of cases produced is an estimate and variable for each vintage.
Alcohol Percentage
13.50%
Fermentation
Vinification starts in tanks before the wine is transferred to French oak barrels. Stirring of the lees is done three to four times. Racking takes place after malolactic fermentation.
Aging
Aged 12-15 months in French oak barrels.