Savigny-lès-Beaune is an old Burgundian village close to Beaune, mainly planted with Pinot Noir - "Les Peuillets" is one of the most famous and renowned Premier Cru parcels in this appellation. This red wine has everything it should - yummy flavours of red and black fruit, complexity on the palate and a wonderful, spicy, long finish. A great pick for under £30!
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|Wine Characteristics||When & how to drink?|
Maison Albert Bichot
AOC Savigny-lès-Beaune 1er Cru
Dry Red wine
100% Pinot Noir
from now to 2025
1 hour before serving
Roasted beef or lamb, small game
Clay and limestone
40 years old
15 months in oak barrels, 25% new oak
|What experts say|
90/100 "Taut and racy, boasting cherry, raspberry and stony notes etched into the firm structure. Offers a fine, lingering finish. Best from 2018 through 2025."
16.5/20 "Translucent but dark crimson. Charming first impression of red fruit and a touch floral. Very scented. Juicy on the palate within a well-judged tannin frame. Gently spiced, dry and nicely chewy on the finish. (JH)" (previous vintage)
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