Domaine Faiveley

Bourgogne, France

Gevrey Chambertin Vieilles Vignes — 2021

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  • Introduction

    • By royal ordinance from Louis-Philippe, the name “Chambertin” was added to the name of the village and it officially became “Gevrey-Chambertin” in 1847. Our parcel selection of old vines aged over 35 years old produces exceptionally intense and aromatic wine.

  • Vineyard Profile

    • Viticulture: Currently undergoing Organic Conversion
    • Size: 7.20 ha
    • Vine Age: Years planted: 1945, 1950, 1951, 1956, 1962, 1967, 1969
    • Soil: Clay marls with a high iron content
    • Exposure: East, South-East
  • Vinification

    • Fermentation: Partial whole cluster fermentation with daily punch downs for a 19 day vatting period
    • Barrel Aging: 14 months in French oak barrels- 20-30% new oak, with an additional 2 months in stainless steel vats
    • Filtration: Light filtration using the lenticular module process
    • Fining: No Fining
  • Technical Information

    • Varietal Composition: Pinot Noir
    • Alcohol: 13%
  • Tasting Notes

    • Our old vines are over 35 years old and produce an exceptionally intense and aromatic wine that reflects the unique character of its terroir. With its deep, clear ruby-red hue, it reveals notes of black fruits and excellent strength and concentration.