T. +44 (0)20 7484 6430
  • London: +44 (0)20 7484 6430
  • Edinburgh: +44 (0)131 226 4202
  • Hong Kong: +852 3628 3627
0 items
Checkout

Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Genot Boulanger

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Beaune

Grape Type:

Pinot Noir

Beaune Grèves, 1er Cru, 2017

6x75cl £245.00

10 cases

Add to Basket

3x150cl £265.00

10 cases

Add to Basket

Tasting Note:

Well-exposed and well-drained, an early ripening plot that sits above L’Enfant Jesus. Round, caressing berry fruits with a gentle structure and
grip that follows the fruit rather than dominating it. Suave Beaune Grèves offering small hedgerow and raspberry fruit mixed with woody
spices. Smooth and alluring but this holds something in reserve initially, developing flavours with air. Fine and precise. A silky robe covering a
tight kernel of intense fruit. Top-notch. A mid slope, south-east facing parcel planted on sandy clay and limestone soils spread over one hectare, a part planted in the 60s, the remainder in the 80s.

Discover Burgundy

Burgundy can be viewed in two very separate ways. On the one hand it can be highly complex and sometimes inconsistent, with swings of style from vintage to vintage, not to mention the complex labyrinth of vineyards and producers to choose from. On the other it can be seen as fascinating in its ...