Grape Variety : Pinot Noir
Soil : Mix of Clay and limestone
Site : Gevrey Chambertin is located in the "Côte de Nuits". The grapes stem from a selected plot in the northern part of Appellation "Gevrey Chambertin" located on a mid slope and bordering the Premiers Crus. The grapes are sourced from a partner winegrower. Picking of the grapes by our teams.
The Vintage 2005 : Harvest took place in the early days of September after a dry and very hot summer after a superb growing season - long and cold winter followed by a rainy and humid spring. Exceptional weather conditions for an exceptional vintage. Full maturation of the grapes and good concentration. Aging in oak casks during 15 months.
Tasting : Dark ruby colour. Intense aromas of violet and red berries with a beautiful vanilla note. Generous and well-balanced. Beautiful aromatic combination on fruit . Well-integrated oak note. Powerful tannins. Ample aftertaste.
Food pairing : Game (pheasant), poultry and all the classic cheeses (Epoisses, Langres).