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A ravishing charm with notes dominated by citrus, apple, pear, and white flowers. The palate is beautifully balanced between roundness and a refreshing final vivacity. WINEMAKER  Jean-Pierre Rodet APPELLATION  Mâcon-Villages GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Chardonnay TERROIR  Clay and chalk soil of the gentle hills which border the Saône Valley between the villages of Lugny and Viré. Sustainable farming methods. WINEMAKING  Direct pressuring at the arrival of grapes in the cellar. AGING  6 months on fine lees in stainless steel vats. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13% Technical Sheet PDF

This private Domaine is one of a very few properties of its size in the Mâconnais region dating back to the 11th century. During the Middle Ages, the Domaine was considered one of the outbuildings of the renown Abbey de Cluny. Purchased after the French Revolution by the l’Epine family it now covers some 62 acres, a third containing vines over 40 years old. These vines are 100% Chardonnay. They grow in the clay and chalk soil of the gentle hills which bordering the Saône Valley between the villages of Lugny and Viré. View all collection: Château de Mirande Wines …