Camus-Bruchon Savigny-les-Beaune Lavieres 1er Cru

Camus-Bruchon

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Snapshot
Vintage: 2015
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Parcel planted in the 1960s
Orientation: mid-hillside; southern exposure
Soil: semi-deep, clayey soils, with very rocky limestone underneath (horizontal layers called "laves" which account for the name of the parcel)
Viticulture: Lutte-raisonnée. All work is done by hand, including harvest.
Vinification: Partial de-stemming (about 30% whole cluster) followed by cold maceration and fermentation for 15 to 20 days.
Aging: 15 months in 25% new French oak barrels
Production: 3,000 bottles
Notes: Poised, red and blue fruits; palate is textured, energetic and fine. Tannins a bit more refined compared to Gravains (as is most often the case).