Paul Chapelle Santenay Gravieres 1er Cru

Paul Chapelle

Wine label
Vintage:2008
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:France
Region:Burgundy
Appellation:Santenay
Type:Red
Varietals:Pinot Noir
Vineyard:Old vine parcel located east of the village of Santenay, inherited by Monsieur Chapelle in 1976. Vines are over 45 years old.
Orientation:south-facing, excellent sun exposure
Soil:Fine limestone, gravelly soils
Viticulture:Farmed "lutte raisonnée" (semi-organic) and yields are kept very low.
Vinification:Traditional vinification methods are used and wines are fermented using natural yeasts
Aging:Aged in 18 to 24 months in oak, only 10-15% of which is new. Wine is held in the cellars for several years before being released.
Production:Extremely limited