Maison Champy Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru
AOC Corton Charlemagne Grand Cru, Burgundy
Light and golden straw-colored with immediately noticeable aromas of ripe, white peach and vanilla coupled with herbal notes alongside cinnamon and coriander and citrus. Round and rich, with a fresh mineral finish, nice balance, and a concentrated finish.
Aged in 30% are new barrels.
Corton-Charlemagne is partly produced in the villages of Aloxe-Corton, Pernand-Vergelesses, and Ladoix, all located in the north of the Côte de Beaune. The altitude ranges from 720 to 1,100 feet with the vineyard plot facing East-Southeast. The soil is a light clay and limestone marl.