1605 SAN PABLO AVENUE, BERKELEY, CA 94702   |   510.524.1524

KERMIT LYNCH WINE MERCHANT

Technical Information

Wine Blend Vine Age Soil Type Vineyard Area*
Bourgogne Aligoté
Aligoté Planted in 1938 Sand, Clay .35 ha
Bourgogne Chardonnay
Chardonnay Planted in 1973, 1986, 2002 Clay, Limestone .52 ha
Meursault
Chardonnay Planted in 1955, 2003 Clay, Limestone .86 ha
Meursault "Clos des Ambres"
Chardonnay Average age: 65 yrs Clay, Limestone .72 ha
Meursault "La Sève du Clos"
Chardonnay > 100 yrs Clay, Limestone .32 ha
Meursault
Les Petits Charrons
Chardonnay Planted in 1957, 1990 Clay, Limestone .34 ha
Meursault 1er Cru
La Goutte d'Or
Chardonnay Planted in 1990 Clay, Limestone .22 ha
Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru
Les Referts
Chardonnay Planted in 1965 Clay, Limestone .22 ha
Bourgogne Grand Ordinaire
Gamay Planted in 1938 Sand, Clay .35 ha
Volnay 1er Cru
Les Santenots de Milieu
Pinot Noir Planted in 1992 Clay, Limestone .39 ha
* "ha" = hectares; one hectare equals roughly two and a half acres

VITICULTURE / VINIFICATION

• All grapes are harvested by hand

• All wines are ages for twelve months in barrel and six months in stainless steel

• 20% maximum new oak for all wines


Bourgogne Aligoté:

• Northern and southern sun exposure

• Raised in demi-muids


Bourgogne Chardonnay:

• Eastern and western sun exposure

• A blend of two parcels in Meursault and in Puligny-Montrachet

• Raised in demi-muids


Meursault 

• Eastern and western sun exposure

• The youngest vines of the very old stonewall-enclosed lieu-dit, En l’Ormeau, blended with the lieu-dit Les Casse-Têtes


Meursault “Clos des Ambres” and Meursault “Sève du Clos”

• Eastern and western sun exposure

• Parcel selections from the oldest vines of the very old stonewall-enclosed lieu-dit En l’Ormeau, “Sève du Clos” from the very oldest (100 year plus) vines

• Formerly part of the domaine’s “Vieilles Vignes” bottling


Meursault Les Petits Charrons:

• Eastern and western sun exposure, mid-slope

• Parcel sits below the lieu-dit Rougeots,  on the slope behind the village of Meursault


Meursault  1er  Cru La Goutte d’Or

• Eastern and western sun exposure, mid-slope


Puligny-Montrachet  1er  Cru Les Referts:

• Eastern and western sun exposure, mid-slope


Bourgogne Grand Ordinaire :

• Northern and southern sun exposure, ancient Gamay vines near l’Hôpital de Meursault


Volnay 1er cru Les Santenots du Milieu :

• Eastern and western sun exposure, mid-slope

General Information

Country
France
Region
Burgundy
Appellation(s)
Bourgogne, Meursault, Puligny-Montrachet
Producer
Arnaud Ente
Founded
1992
Annual Production
1,250 cases
Farming
Lutte Raisonnée

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