Corton Grand Cru 2011 - Domaine Champy

A Grand Cru meeting the highest possible standards. This Corton is medium to full bodied, showing highly concentrated flavours of red and black fruit, sweet spices and black pepper. Finish is long, elegant, intense and... just superb. Worth keeping for a while but if you have to, you will not be disappointed if you open it today!

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A Grand Cru meeting the highest possible standards. This Corton is medium to full bodied, showing highly concentrated flavours of red and black fruit, sweet spices and black pepper. Finish is long, elegant, intense and... just superb. Worth keeping for a while but if you have to, you will not be disappointed if you open it today!
 
Wine CharacteristicsWhen & how to drink?
 
Domain: Domaine Champy
Vintage: 2011
Appellation: Corton Grand Cru
Region: Burgundy
Type: Dry
 
Grape: Pinot Noir
 
 
Drink from now to 2023
Open and decant 2 hours before
Serve at 16-18°C
 
Food pairing: Some rich food, like a coq au vin or venison.
 
 Technical stuff
  
Soil: Clay and limestone
Harvest: Manual
Ageing: 14 months in oak barrels (30% new)
Yield: 30hl/ha
Alcohol: 13%
 

 

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