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Mâcon-Villages « Les Tilles »


Macon-Villages Les Tilles

Grape: Chardonnay

Soil: The plot is situated on the clay-limestone, silty plateau of Montbellet Vine
Vine. Planted at 8 000 feet per hectare, in the late 60s, this plot of 1.5 hectares reached at 40 years an interesting age.

Winemaking: The grapes are squeezed soon as they arrive at the winery, cold settling and fermentation without adding yeast, sugaring or acidification. The fermentation is controlled to unfold slowly but ensuring that all sugars are fermented. Maturing on fine lees, 8 months in stainless steel tanks and fining, earth filtration if necessary before bottling in the late spring.

We produce 3000 bottles on average.

Wine: A pleasure wine, nose of citrus and passion fruits. Its very expressive, round and well balanced character makes it a pleasant fresh wine for aperitif. Enjoy with a cake Provencal, crustaceans…

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