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Beaune 1er Cru "Belissand"

Les Grands Classiques / Beaune 1er Cru "Belissand"

Les Grand Classiques or the essential Burgundy wines...
A reflection of their terroir, the village appellations and premier cru villages from this range are revealed. Their authenticity and their assertive character are renewed crop after crop thanks to a deep respect for the ancestral Burgundian expertise.

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  • Terroir

    Appellation: Village or Premier Cru, the Beaune reds are renowned for their youthful temperament, full of fire and bouquet. Bélissand is a climate at the bottom of the slope of the mountain of Beaune.

    Did you know ?
    The “Bélissand” climate derives from the Gallic goddess of fire but also from sources, Bélisama. In spring, groundwater gushes to the surface.

    Soil: Clay and limestone

  • Varietals

    100% Pinot Noir

  • Vinification

    Harvest: The grapes are cut and sorted by hand.

    Vinification: The grapes are destemmed and then placed between 2 and 4 days in stainless steel vats for pre-fermentation maceration. The vinification is done in vats.

    Ageing: Aging takes place in oak barrels, 30% of which are new barrels for 8 to 12 months.

  • Tasting notes

    The color is a very brilliant ruby red.
    The powerful nose of red fruits with a touch of liquorice.
    The attack is clean and dense with well-structured tannins.

  • Food pairing

    Ham with a white wine and shallot sauce, Petit salé with lentils.

  • Aeging and Service Temperature

    Service temperature: between 15°C and 16°C

    Ageing potential: 5 to 10 years

  • Awards

    2016: 90 pts - Wine Enthusiast
    2014: 90 pts - Wine Enthusiast
    2013: 88 pts - Burghound
    2012: 88 pts - Burghound

Beaune 1er Cru "Belissand"