Camus-Bruchon Bourgogne Rouge



Vintage: 2014
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Appellation: Bourgogne
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Blend of parcels within the Savigny commune.
Orientation: Low-lying plain. Multiple parcels, varied exposure.
Soil: Deep sandy clay
Viticulture: Lutte-raisonnée. All work is done by hand, including harvest.
Vinification: Destemming of grapes followed by cold maceration and fermentation for 15 to 20 days.
Aging: Aged sur lies in 3-4 year old French oak barrels for 10 to 15 months.
Publication: Burghound
Rating: 86
A brooding nose features notes of dark cherry and earth where the latter element is also reflected by the delicious and vibrant middle weight flavors that display touches of rusticity and austerity on the balanced finale. While this could easily be enjoyed now I believe that it will benefit from 1 to 2 years of bottle age to flesh out and better harmonize after the recent bottling.
Publication: View from the Cellar – John Gilman
Rating: 87