Domaine Raymond Dupont-Fahn
Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Folatières, 2019

Son of Michel and Leslie Dupont-Fahn, Raymond Dupont-Fahn is a fifth-generation winemaker and has worked closely with his father and grandfather from an early age. He started to manage his own Domaine of five hectares at the age of 21. He has produced some stunningly great wines from humble appellations Auxey and Bourgogne.

Grape

100% Chardonnay

Vineyard & Vinification Note

Age of vines: 15 years old

Vines are located near Chevalier Montrachet.

Sustainable farming

Ploughed with no weed control.

Harvest by hand. Pressing for 2 hours. Light settling. In barrels on lees for 12 months. Racking. Vatting in stainless steel vats for 4 months – Light fining and bottling

Tasting Note

Saline savoury mineral notes along with its aromas of ripe peach and vanilla. Honeyed and  ripe, creamy, rich with notes of  toasted nuts. Really good structure and concentration. Great length

Food Pairing

Great with fish, chicken, veal creamy pasta dishes, fish in sauce, mushrooms and soft cheeses.