Nuits-Saint-Georges 1er Cru "Les Saint-Georges"

If there were a Grand Cru in Nuits-Saint-Georges, it would undoubtedly be the Saint-Georges.

Story

The vintage
6244 bottles, 300 magnums and 12 jeroboams have been produced in 2018.
Location
2,05 ha planted in 1944.
Located in the southern part of the appellation, "Les Saint-Georges" is considered one of the oldest climates, this place was already planted in the year 1000. At the end of the XIXth century, Nuits was authorized to join in his name that of the famous cru of "Saint-Georges".
Terroir
This old vine is planted on a limestone brown soil, deep and very stony, for rich and structured wines, build for aging.
Varietals
Pinot Noir : 100%

Advice

Tasting notes
This vintage has a nose with a beautiful mineral definition, with hints of sous-bois underneath the black fruit. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannin, slightly chalky in style, long and tender with bright focus on the finish.