Gevrey-Chambertin 1er cru La Combe aux Moines 2018 - Louis jadot
Great Bourgogne estate
Tasting : The magnificent premier cru of Gevrey-Chambertin "Combe Aux Moines" bursts in the glass with aromas reminding of black cherry jam and spicy flavors. This fresh, seamless cuvée has concentrated waves of black fruit on the palate, with a nice structure.
Serving : 16-17 C°.
Garde : 5 to 30 years, depending on the success of the vintage
Grape variety : Pinot Noir
The village of Gevrey Chambertin is located in the north of the Côte de Nuits. It has 26 premier crus and 8 grands crus. crus.
The "Combe aux Moines" vineyard is located in the North of the Combe de Lavaux, on the edge of the "Cazetiers" first growth. It is exposed to the South on a limestone and clay soil.
VINIFICATION AND MATURATION
The harvest is done by hand in small boxes in order to preserve the integrity of the fruit. The grapes are then carefully sorted carefully by hand and then destemmed. The maceration of the grapes takes place in open wooden or stainless steel vats for 3 to 4 weeks. The vats are pumped over twice a day during the fermentation. The ageing lasts about 18 months in barrels of our cooperage, of which about a third are new.
|Volume||12,50 % vol - 75 cl|
|Burgundy Classification||Premiers Crus|
|Domains of Burgundy||Louis Jadot|
|Prix||From 80 to 150 €|