Beaune 1er Cru Grèves Vigne de l’Enfant Jésus

Beaune 1er Cru Grèves Vigne de l’Enfant Jésus

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Product Description

Appellation Beaune Greves  / Subregion: Cote de Beaune
Vineyard Size 3,92 Ha
Color Red
Grape Varieties Pinot Noir
Vintage 2007
Bottle Size (Cl) 75
Type of Soil Limestone and clay, sandy and gravelly
Vinification Hand picking in small cases

Fermentation in small containers

Depending on the profile of the vintage, vatting lasts 12 to 15 days before maturing is carried out for 10 to 18 months in French oak barrels, with 60 to 85% new barrels.

Type Fruity, Spicy Aromas, Full on palate
Service Temp 17-18 (Celsius)
Ideally Consuming Period 2017 - 2025
Food & Wine Pairing Game birds - Fattened chicken in cream sauce - Vietnamese beefsteak

June 2010 - Wine Advocate : 91 pts/100

Burley tobacco, beef bouillon, smoky, Lapsang- like black tea, and sweetly ripe red fruits scent the Bouchard 2007

Beaune Greves L’Enfant Jesus. Alkaline, medicinal- herbal, and gamey notes all emerge on airing, and join the

aforementioned elements on a palate of polished texture and sappy, bittersweet concentration. This clings for formidable intensity and persistence, and I would plan to follow it for at least the better part of a decade.