This terroir in 1er cru "Chaînes Carteaux" is at mid slope, overlooking the famous 1er Cru "Les Saint-Georges", in the South end of Nuits-Saint-Georges. Savoir-faire: manual harvest in small 12 kg baskets. About 25% whole bunches. Traditional vinification. Manual cap-punching and alcoholic fermentation of 3 weeks in open wooden vats. Gravity transfer into 1 year old oak barrels. Elegant and racy nose, black fruits, hints of spices (cumin) and violet. Wide body with balanced structure. Fleshy and dense with good concentration.
Grilled red meats, beef stew, strong cheese
A beautiful, tiny terroir at mid slope. Powerful yet subtle wine Great ageing potential
Les Chaînes Carteaux
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