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Savigny-Dominode1er Cru 2021

1er Cru 2021

Grape Variety : Pinot Noir

Soil : Marl, chalk and limestone.

Site : Named after the latin "Dominus", "Vineyard of the Lord" an indication that this area was formerly owned by the Lord of Savigny. This vineyard is North East oriented on mid-slope.

The Vintage 2021 : After a winter characterized by marked variations in temperature and a summer like weather spring, A sudden and intense frost fell upon Burgundy early April and severely hit the buds that had formed on the vine. The months that followed were a succesion of rainy and warm episodes. During summer there were warm and humid periods and the harvest started at Chanson on September 15, under a bright sunshine. The red wines have a good colour. They give off floral fragrances and a beautiful fruit expression but the volumes produced are quite low.

Tasting : Ruby colour. Aromas of cooked red berries (strawberries, cherries and raspberries) mixed with spicy notes and a vanilla touch. Well-balanced with a tight and precise texture. Delicate tannins. Long and spicy aftertaste with notes of fruit.

Food pairing : Red and white meat roasted or "en sauce", game, cheeses.