Anne & Herve Sigaut Chambolle-Musigny Les Chatelots 1er Cru

Anne & Herve Sigaut


Vintage: 2014
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Appellation: Chambolle-Musigny
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Nearly 50 year old vines in Les Chatelots, this 2.96 hectares 1er Cru vineyard sits close to the village of Chambolle and part of the vineyard adjoins Charmes.
Orientation: South/Southeast
Soil: Clay-limestone with a fair amount of stones
Viticulture: Lutte raisonée, organic after the flowering
Vinification: Traditional vinification; 7 day cold maceration, 3 week alcoholic fermentation.
Aging: Aged in French barrels, 30% of which are new
Publication: Burghound
Rating: 89-91
There is a hint of herbal tea to the aromas of pomegranate, kirsch and soft spice nuances. The supple, round and delicious middle weight flavors possess lovely definition and energy if not the minerality on the mildly austere and moderately firm finale.