Tortochot Charmes Chambertin Grand Cru, 2018, 750ML

SKU: 887873
Sub region: Cotes de Nuits
Variety: Pinot Noir
Rating: Burghound 93

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.

Charmes Chambertin Grand Cru

Fruit from 0.57 ha parcel in Charmes planted in brown calcareous and silt soil.

25% whole cluster cold macerated and fermented with indigenous yeast. It's aged for 15 months in 100% new French oak from a mix of coopers.