Domaine Fougeray de Beauclair Fixin “Clos Marion”
Appellation : FIXIN
Grape variety : Chardonnay
Ground : Clay-limestone soils
Surface of the vineyard and production 0,3 hectare
Vine age : : 9 years.
Wine making : : The alcoholic fermentation is made in barrel. The control of the temperature at 20-22°C maximum
Barrels ageing : 10-12 months in 30% of new oak barrels
General characteristics of the wine :
• Colour : White
• Nose : Good balance between the aromas of white flowers and minerality as well as the .citrus.
• Taste : Well structured, very balanced with the minerality, oak flavors are slightly, but it demands of some rest to flourish more.
Harmony dish-wine : This Chardonnay will be appreciated in both cases: when it is young with fish dishes and 5 years later with the meat. Smoked salmon, fish terrine with the sauces based on the butter with the lemon.