Chénas, Confidence de l’Echevin
Type : Rouge
AOP : Chénas
Terroirs : Le Clos
Age of vines : >100 years old
Soils : Old granite from piemonts
Pruning system : Gobelet
Yield : 20 hL /ha
Culture : Terra Vitis, Organic non certified
Soils-care : hand pickaxe
Harvest : Hand picking
12 15 months in oak barrel ( never new oak)
Bottling during « fruits day » in the moon calendar . Bottling in property.
This cuvée is an homage to Claude Bonnet. He was the builder of the castle and also Alderman in the city of Mâcon
black fruits, blackberry violet, licorice
fruity strong but polished tanin
now or in next 5 10 years
A tasting at Château Bonnet ?
Our Domaine is open Monday to Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sundays and days-off by appointment only.
We prefer if you call us before your arrival to arrange a meeting time, we can be in the vineyard, on a tractor, in delivery ...