La bouteille de Beaune Boucherottes 2016Louis Jadot

Louis Jadot
Louis Jadot
  • Production region Côte de Beaune
  • Color Red
  • Classification 1er Cru
  • Vintage 2016

36,00 € tax incl. / Bottles

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Vineyards situation : Beaune vineyards are the most extensive of the Côte de Beaune, between Savigny to the North, and Pommard to the South. There are no Grands Crus vineyards in this commune, but 36 Premiers Crus.

Characteristics : "Les Boucherottes" vineyards lies at the southern end of the commune, partially bordering Pommard. It is superbly situated just below "Les Chouacheux" and "Vignes Franches" and between "Clos des Mouches" and "Les Epenottes" on the lower portion of the slope. "Boucherottes" covers slightly 21 acres. In "Boucherottes", the deep clay soil add a lush quality to the wine.

Wine making : This wine is fermented in tanks, and then aged in barrels for 12-15 months before bottling.

Winemaker's comments / Gastronomy : Beaune 1er Cru "Boucherottes" is an aromatic, full bodied wine of considerable structure and complexity tempered by a rich fruit roundness and plump, sumptuous texture. It will accompany most meat dishes, whether they be light or strongly sauced, as well as most cheese.

Preservation : This wine has the potential to age 12-15 years in good cellaring conditions (constant temperature - humidity).