Gevrey-Chambertin Estournelles Saint Jacques Premier Cru

Maison Louis Jadot Côte d'Or Burgundies

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Region: France / Burgundy / Côte de Nuits Premiers Crus

One of the 26 Premiers Crus of Gevrey-Chambertin, Estournelles Saint Jacques lies on a steep, southeastern slope with calcareous clay soils that bear a similarity to the soils of nearby Grands Crus. The Pinot Noir grapes are fermented in vats for up to 4 weeks, and then the wine is matured 15 months in oak barrels before bottling.

90 Points

International Wine Cellar

2010 vintage
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tasting note

An elegant, full-bodied wine of deep color with aromas and flavors of black currants and other black and red berries as well as the tannic structure to age well. It will develop for 15 to 20 years in the bottle.

food pairing

Serve with sophisticated dishes such as game and sauced meats.

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"My aim is to craft enchanting wines that taste of the great diversity of Burgundy."

– Jacques Lardière, Winemaker

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