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Vincent Girardin Bourgogne “Saint Vincent” 2021

SKU: FRBUVGIWIWH175021 Category: Tag:
Chardonnay | Burgundy | France | White Wine | Vincent Girardin | 2021 | 0,75 L | 13 %
About
Vincent Girardin Bourgogne "Saint Vincent" 2021 Blanc is a dry white wine, crafted from 100% Chardonnay grapes, sourced from the renowned Burgundy region of France. This wine exemplifies the purity and finesse characteristic of Burgundy Chardonnay, reflecting Vincent Girardin's dedication to producing wines that highlight the unique terroir and traditional winemaking practices of the region. The 2021 vintage offers a balanced and elegant expression of Chardonnay, showcasing the varietal's complexity and freshness.
Producer
Vincent Girardin's name is associated with excellence in the world of Burgundy wines, and with its firm commitment to quality and innovation, without losing respect for tradition, it has left an indelible mark on the wine industry. The eponymous winery Girardin, whose origins date back to 1980, has gained a reputation for producing excellent wine, expressively reflecting the character of the Burgundy area. One of the most compelling aspects of Vincent Girardin's approach is his meticulous vineyard management. He carefully supervises all winemaking processes, from the moment of planting the vines to the bottling of the wine. Vincent Girardin's portfolio includes a wide variety of wines from the Côte de Beaune and Côte de Nuits regions, known for their Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grape varieties. His ability to recognize the distinctive characteristics of these grape varieties has resulted in a collection of wines that stand out for their elegance, sophistication and complexity. Whether it's the juicy, fruity tones of red wines or the dynamic nuances of white wines, each bottle captures the essence of Burgundy. In a world where winemaking often oversteps its boundaries, Vincent Girardin shines as a true Burgundy luminary, a guardian of the region's winemaking heritage and a modern maestro whose wines entice even the most ardent enthusiasts to discover the soul of Burgundy, sip by sip
Tasting notes

“Saint Vincent” 2021 Blanc reveal an aromatic bouquet of green apple, pear, and citrus, complemented by subtle floral notes and a touch of minerality. On the palate, it offers a crisp acidity and a medium-bodied texture, with flavors of lemon zest, white peach, and a hint of almond, leading to a clean, refreshing finish. This Chardonnay is celebrated for its balance, depth, and the harmonious integration of fruit and mineral notes.

Pairing

Vincent Girardin Bourgogne “Saint Vincent” 2021 Blanc pairs beautifully with seafood dishes such as grilled scallops, poached salmon, or shrimp pasta, where its acidity and freshness enhance the delicate flavors. It also complements light poultry dishes and creamy cheeses, providing a refreshing contrast and elevating the overall dining experience with its elegant and vibrant character.

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Original price was: 41.00 €.Current price is: 28.70 €.

Vincent Girardin's name is associated with excellence in the world of Burgundy wines, and with its firm commitment to quality and innovation, without losing respect for tradition, it has left an indelible mark on the wine industry. The eponymous winery Girardin, whose origins date back to 1980, has gained a reputation for producing excellent wine, expressively reflecting the character of the Burgundy area. One of the most compelling aspects of Vincent Girardin's approach is his meticulous vineyard management. He carefully supervises all winemaking processes, from the moment of planting the vines to the bottling of the wine. Vincent Girardin's portfolio includes a wide variety of wines from the Côte de Beaune and Côte de Nuits regions, known for their Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grape varieties. His ability to recognize the distinctive characteristics of these grape varieties has resulted in a collection of wines that stand out for their elegance, sophistication and complexity. Whether it's the juicy, fruity tones of red wines or the dynamic nuances of white wines, each bottle captures the essence of Burgundy. In a world where winemaking often oversteps its boundaries, Vincent Girardin shines as a true Burgundy luminary, a guardian of the region's winemaking heritage and a modern maestro whose wines entice even the most ardent enthusiasts to discover the soul of Burgundy, sip by sip
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