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Beaune 1er Cru
« En Genêt »

Dark colour and opaque robe; its smoky nose introduces red and black fruits. It charms the palate with complex aromas and smooth tannins. It evolves with time, revealing a solid and absolutely convincing structure. Rich and mature, representative by its smart sides and also its good length dominated by red fruits.

Situation

Situated north of the capital of the Burgundy wine, "En Genêt" is a small plot covering about one hectare.

Terroir

This plot is planted on limestone soil, brown, mixed with clay and sand.

Cepage

Pinot Noir.

Age vigne

35 years.

Winemaking

100% harvested by hand - Vatting time: 3/4 weeks with control of temperature and density - Ageing in oak barrels during 12 months then bottling.

Production

About 5 000 bottles.

Conservation

Appreciated when it is young. Great capacity of ageing, at its high about 10 years.

Service

A previous uncorking is recommended, about 1 or 2 hours before the service, improves the volume and the pureness of the aromas (15-16°C).

Accords

Offering a wide range of flavours, it can be served with fine and light meat and most of cheese.


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