Bourgogne Côtes d'Auxerre chardonnay

BOURGOGNE Chardonnay Côtes Salines


Growing on a Kimméridgian limestone soil dating from the Late Jurassic, our Chardonnay vineyards in the village of Prehy. Close to Chablis vineyard.



Saline and ring to the hyperbole of its younger siblings, the implosion of full of extract is a once arid and then rich. This a full-on pure and simply beautiful wine, precisely tart and very long. 

Pale yellow, express scents of white flowers, almonds and toast. In the mouth has great minerality bring out the character of our soil, then finish with flavors of honey.

Keep from 2 to 5 years. Will age gracefully into the middle next decade.
Serve at 10 – 12°C

Serving suggestions: White Meat, shellfish, fish sauce, ham, chicken, cheese, such as Soumaintrain,  Epoisses, Langres.

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100% Chardonnay

Village of Prehy


Portlandien, layer Upper Jurassic composed of limestone.

35 years

7 600 vines Hectare

Guyot simple

55 hl/ha

Ecological, based on respect for the earth 

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12.5 %

less than 1g/L

90 mg/l in total 



  • Mechanical harvest 
  • natural yeast.
  • Direct pressing, cold settling. Controlled fermentation temperature (16-18 ° C) for the tank 
  • Alcoholic fermentation and malolactic completed
  • Maturing on fine lees from October to mid June 
  • Collage and filtration before bottling. 
  • Thermoregulation allows fermentation at low temperature in order to develop the flavors. The wine is 100% stainless steel tanks to preserve freshness and fruitiness of the wine. 
  • Bottled by us at the Estate.

Prix Plaisir Bettane+Desseauve 2021 : Bourgogne Côtes Salines 2019 - Gold medal

Concours Général Agricole Paris 2019 : Silver medal Bourgogne Côtes Salines 2018
Selected  cave d
e prestige du BIVB 2019 : Bourgogne Cotes Salines 2018

Selected best wines from Bourgogne Revue des vins de France Juin 2018 : Bourgogne Cotes Salines 2017

Concours des vins de l'Auxerrois  2017 : médaille de Bronze Bourgogne Cotes salines 2016

Technical sheet Bourgogne Côtes Salines
Bourgogne Côtes Salines.pdf
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