Chablis 1er Cru, Domaine Fournillon
Expect a crisp fresh nose of flint, citrus, and green apple. On the palate, it is wonderfully complex, interplaying lovely limey acidity, ripe citrus, and slatey mineral notes with a long fresh finish.
Descendants of several generations of farmers and growers, our parents, and Gérard Muguette, and ourselves, Eric, Dominique and Pascal, head all the Family.
Attached to this prestigious terroir, we perpetuate the traditions and know-how of the Burgundian vineyards.
While in 1980 the area was 1 hectare and a half, it now reaches almost 16 hectares of vineyards Appellation of Origin.
Our vineyard, consisting of varietals Chardonnay and Pinot Black, speaking on hills very well presented, among the best in the Yonne.
First to Bernouil, a small village in Burgundy classified as "Burgundy." Fleys then, one of the 20 communes of the appellation "Chablis". And finally Epineuil, neighboring town of Tonnerre, producing appellation "Bourgogne Epineuil.
This distribution allows the vineyard area to produce a wide variety: white wines, red wines and rosés, and Crémant. To satisfy lovers of great wines of Burgundy.
In addition, the area retains an exceptional heritage carefully: "Vine of the Emperor."
Indeed, at Bernouil, this vine is certainly the oldest vineyard of Chardonnay grapes, produces beautiful golden raisins for nearly 2 centuries ...