Tortochot Gevrey Chambertin Champerrier V.V., 2019, 750ML

SKU: 887866
Sub region: Cotes de Nuits
Variety: Pinot Noir
Rating: Burghound 88

Founded in 1865 domaine Tortochot currently farms 11 hectares of vines in 3 appellations, with most of the vineyards acquired by Gabriel Tortochot in the early 20th century.

Most of the wines in the past were sold to Maison Joseph Drouhin, but with the arrival of Chantal Tortochot in1997 the domaine started to bottle all its wines. In 2013 the domaine finalized conversion to organic viticulture and is now ECO Certified.

Gevrey Chambertin Les Champeaux Vielles Vignes

From a 0.46 ha parcel planted in 1920 by Felix Tortochot. The vineyard is on the lower slopes of Côte St. Jacques and Brochon. The wines produced here are powerful and fleshy.

25% whole cluster, cold macerated for 5 days and fermented with indigenous yeast. Aged for 12 months in 25% new French oak from a mix of different coopers.