Chambertin Grand Cru - 2012 - Jean Louis Trapet
It’s not the most powerful, but rather the finest, the most precise and refined. An unforgettable wine if you give it time to mature in you cellar... An infinite and indescribable aromatic palette.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Chambertin Grand Cru
- Degree of alcohol
- 13.5 %
- To drink from
- 2022 to 2040
A cuvée of Pinot Noir from one of the most legendary parcels of the Côte de Nuits, from vines acquired by the estate in 1919, planted on a complex soil of marl and limestone with superb clays. The three parcels from this Grand Cru make up 1.9 hectare. Vinification: delicate crushing of the whole bunches, without SO2, the juice and wine are moved by gravity, long aging in barrels.
Jean-Louis Trapet is part of an extremely select circle of the 10 greatest vignerons of the Côte de Nuits. His family estate, founded by his great-grandfather in 1870, is composed of around 15 hectares of the most beautiful vine parcels around Gevrey. With his wife Andrée, the couple also runs an estate in Alsace, with 6 hectares near Riquewihr. Jean-Louis is a vigneron who respects his...All wines
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