Saint-Bris "Exogyra Virgula" 2016 shows an intense and aromatic expression of ripe fruit, citrus, pink grapefruit, mango, with a slightly iodized finish. Very fruity notes on a background of minerality which gives it purity and finesse, with a slightly spicy finish.
Burgundy wine region is located in central-east of France. Burgundy wines comes from multi sub-regions, each with its own particular character, each with its own particular climate. Chardonnay and Pinot Noir represent here the two key grape varieties for the production of some of the most exclusive Premier Cru and Grand Cru wines in the world.
Moderate continental climate
Domaine Guilhem & Jean-Hugues Goisot
The soil in Chablis is known as Kimmeridgean. Located in a sedimentary basin, this low-lying zone was gradually covered by the material that today make up the soil and subsoil of this wine region. One finds subsoils of gray marl which alternate with bands of limestone, sometimes very rich in fossils of Exogyra virgula, a small oyster that is characteristic of the marl from the Middle and Upper Kimmeridgean.