Guillemot Savigny Aux Gravains (750ml)
Eight generations of Guillemots have worked the land in the Savigny-lès-Beaune appellation. Their wines are known for their classic Burgundian finesse, elegance and balance combined with a certain rusticity that is typical of Savigny. Domaine Pierre Guillemot makes traditional style Burgundies that appeal to old school Burgundy lovers
“Aux Gravains” is a premiere cru appellation in Savigny-Les-Beaune, Burgundy. The grapes grow on gravel alluvial soil. Fermentation lasts for 15 to 16 days and the wine is fermented in wooden cuves with regular punchdowns 2-3 times a day. The wine is aged in barrel (10%) new for 18 months and then aged in bottle before release.
Ripe raspberry and warm earth. Rich and juicy with fine acidity, fine grained tannins and chalky minerality.