Raymond Dupont Fahn
Puligny-Montrachet Les Charmes 2019

Raymond is the son of Michel and Leslie Dupont-Fahn of Meursault fame. Inheriting more than land from his family, he has discovered that same touch of genius that sets them apart from all but the very best growers.

Made from ripe fruit that, combined with early bottling and no refrigeration, it ensures that the wines are ready to drink as soon as you like

Grape

100% Chardonnay

Vineyard & Vinification Note

Age of vines: 15 years old

Located just below the Puligny Premier Cru vineyard “Les Refere”, this is a flat vineyard that must be harvested quickly at harvest time and producers small, concentrated berries.

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

Big, rich and nicely oaky, exuding flavours of apple pie, lemon meringue and orange citrus and baking spices.

Food Pairing

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