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Chorey-les-Beaune "Les Gourmandes"

Les Grands Classiques / Chorey-les-Beaune "Les Gourmandes"

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: With the Village appellation, Chorey-lès-Beaune is located in the north from the Côte de Beaune and produces almost exclusively red wines.

    Did you know ?
    The Roman road «Via Agrippa» connecting Autun to Besançon crossed Chorey-lès-Beaune.

    Soil: Marl 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: Ageing takes place in oak barrels, 25% of which are new for 8 to 12 months.

  • Tasting notes

    The color has an intense and deep garnet hue with ruby reflections.
    An expressive nose with ripe black fruits such as blackcurrant and blackberry. Marks spicy like liquorice, white pepper bring a certain character.
    On the palate, the wine is round, supple, with an acidity which will give a certain fiery and a touch of madness but always with a certain density. A nale with tight tannins present.

  • Food pairing

    Charolais entrecote, veal head with gribiche sauce.

  • Aeging and Service Temperature

    Service temperature: between 16°C and 17°C

    Ageing potential: 4 to 5 years

  • Awards

    2017: 16/20 - Jancis Robinson
    2016: 16/20 - Jancis Robinson

Chorey-les-Beaune "Les Gourmandes"