To us, Les Empreintes is the quintessence of the Chavot terroir : we strive to bring the best out of each year.
Grape-varieties and vineyard:
50%Chardonnay (1/3 of Chardonnay muscaté). Les Chemins d’Epernay. Clay soils with a little silt stratum in surface. Chalky subsoil. Plots planted in 1957.
50% Pinot Noir. Les Rouges Maisons. Soil fairly deep with an important presence of clay, flints and schists. Chalky subsoils. Plots planted in 1983.
Natural alcoholic fermentation in barrels from Burgundy (aged of 3 years minimum)
Wine maturation during 6 months with regular stirring of the lees No malolactic fermentation
Dosage: 4 gr / L.
Millesime available at the domain : 2010