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Clos des Fèves Beaune 1er Cru  - Monopole - 2013
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Beaune Clos des Fèves - Monopole
1er Cru
2013

Grape Variety : Pinot Noir

Soil : Clay and limestone

Site : A Chanson "monopole" in the very heart of the first Growths vineyards of Beaune. The vineyard covering 3.80 ha is located on a mid slope. The "Clos des Fèves" was already known in the 14th century under the latin word "Fae"

The Vintage 2013 : After a very cold winter and a cool and humid spring, the weather became really fine and warm end of July. The sunny weather and the warm temperatures engendered a slow ripening of the grapes. The harvest started mid September under a bright sunshine. The combination of all those climatic factors associated with meticulous vinifications have produced wines with very pure aromas and a crunchy texture. Aging in oak casks during 16 months.

Tasting : Bright ruby colour. Intense aromas of plum and red berries on a hint of spices. Complex, energetic. Generous and appealing texture. Deep and elegant. Long aftertaste.

Food pairing : Game (pheasant), poultry and all the classic cheeses (Epoisses, Langres).

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