2017 Domaine Chalmeau Bourgogne Aligote

Burgundy, France

Fantastic value white Burgundy made from the Aligote grape. Fleshy, golden and mineral, this scratches the Burgundy itch at a snip of a pice.


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Categories: World of Wine

About The Wine

The Chalmeau have farmed parts of Burgundy and Chablis since after the Second World War. 

Grandfather Marcel established their vineyard holding, son Patrick took over from him in 1977 and now his daughter Élodie joined the family winery in 2005.

Their plots encompass parts of Chitry, as well as village and 1er Chablis. Their winemaking takes a traditional approach assisted by the precision of modern technology.

The Aligote is the perfect wine to get familiar with this Domaine. It's fresh, mineral-driven and carries plenty of flavour for a white Burgundy of this price. Top buying for a casual weekend sipper with a bit of interest.

Partick, Christine, and Élodie Chalmeau
Partick, Christine, and Élodie Chalmeau
Burgundy, France
Additional Info

From The Producer

Located between Auxerre and Chablis, Chitry is a charming village nestled between vineyards and cherry trees.

Created after the Second World War by our grandfather Marcel, the estate now covers 17 hectares, divided between Bourgogne Aligoté, Bourgogne Chitry, Chablis and Chablis 1er Cru.

Patrick has been running the family business since 1977 with Christine, his wife, and Élodie, their daughter, who arrived on the estate in 2005.

Concerned about the quality of our wine, the vinification is traditional with modern equipment. The work of the vineyard is controlled and the treatments reasoned.

We will be happy to receive you in our vaulted cellar created in 2002 now using the methods of yesteryear with stones from Burgundy.

Blend : Aligote (100%)
ABV : 12.50%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2024
Bottle Size : 750ml

Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

DDS review

"Made from the Aligoté grape variety, Bourgogne Aligoté is a cheerful and mineral white wine. Its bouquet is floral (acacia, hawthorn) and fruity (apple). On the palate, tender and smooth wine with hints of hazelnut. White wine par excellence for Kir when accompanied by a crème de cassis." - Domaine Chalmeau


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