CHANSON PERE & FILS - Cote de Beaune Villages 2002Fine French Burgundy Wine
Bright red colour with purple tinges. Intense aromas of red fruits (raspberry, red currant), violet and spices enhanced by an outstanding vanilla note.
To be enjoyed with warm starters, white meat, matured cheeses.
Soil: Limestone with clay.
Site: Selected plots of vineyards in ote de Beaune villages, mostly Pernand-Vergelesses, Auxey-Duresses and Ladoix.
The vintage 2002: The harvest took place at the end of September, several days after the official beginning of the harvest in order to obtain the best possible maturation of the berries.
Excellent weather conditions prevailed in August and September and hence the good quality of the grapes.
A severe pruning had been carried out in July 2002 to limit yields. Ageing in oak casks during 18 months.