2009 Corton Grand Cru, Chardonnay, Burgundy
Located on the hilltop of Corton, Domaine Chanson's small vineyard once belonged to the Comte de Vergennes, Louis 16th's Foreign Minister and signatory of the United States' Treaty of Independence. The 2009 Corton Grand Cru Vergennes of Domaine Chanson is 100% Chardonnay.
This gold coloured wine reveals exotic fruit aromas on toasted and honey notes. The 2009 Corton Grand Cru Vergennes carries a good mineral expression, a complex and deep texture, and offers a beautiful aromatic combination. The wine reveals a well-integrated mineral character on delicate wood and offers great harmony. The finish is generous.