PERNAND-VERGELESSES 1er Cru Fichots 2020

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Story

Location
Production area 11,23 ha
Altitude : 230-250 m
Terroir
Below Corton Grand Cru A.O.C., this terroir, facing almost North-West and turning one's back on Corton- Charlemagne, grows on shallow clayey and limestone soils. It characterizes specifically the style of Pernand-Vergelesses with overtones of fruits, spices and character.
Soil : Calcareous clay
In the vineyard
Wine-Growing method : Sustainable
Harvest: 100 % manual

Vinification
At their arrival in our cellar, the grapes are carefully sorted in order to keep only the healthy grapes at an optimal ripeness
100 % destemmed grappe
Finning: no
Filtration : yes
Alcoholic fermentation in open vats: 19 days
Ageing
17 months (whose 4 months in stainless steel tank)
100 % oak barrels (whose 30% of new oak)
Varietals
Pinot Noir : 100%
Specifications
Age of vines: 46 years old
Alcohol content: 14,5 ABV

Advice

Serving
Serving temperature : 17-19°C
Should be drunk between 2021 and 2029
Tasting notes
Delicate nose of strawberry, raspberry, violets. A pleasing and soft wine on the palate, with mineral notes which account it finesse and harmony.
Food and wine pairings
Ideal with red meats cooked in sauce and the ham cooked with wine lees.