Wine Domaine Jean Grivot, Richebourg Grand Cru, AOC 2007
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Reviews of purchase Domaine Jean Grivot, Richebourg Grand Cru, AOC 2007
The wine is light ruby color.
Wine Richebourg Grand Cru 2007 has a perfect balance, as well as powerful and at the same time soft taste with silky tannins. Extraordinarily complex, it entices variety berry-spicy shades, which are dominated by notes of blackberry, dark chocolate and minerals. Endless aftertaste continues to develop basic notes delicately combining them with light oak nuances.
Amazingly complex and elegant aroma reveals notes of blackberry, rose petals and coffee beans, intertwined with the warm hues of oriental spices and light notes of smoke.
The perfect companion for a good Burgundy serve roasted pheasant breast with baked potatoes and a light sauce, roasted grouse, medallions of venison or deer, mushrooms stewed in cream sauce. Richebourg Grand Cru is very suitable to the French Kishu (cake) with mushrooms. Also goes well with hard cheeses, especially Tomme de Savoie.
Try luxurious Richebourg Grand Cru 2007, which combines the power and energy of Pinot Noir with its spicy flavors and tenderness and softness peculiar only terroirs Won-Romanee. Specialists deservedly put Richebourg in third place after the legendary Romanée Conti and La-Tash, as wine has in his youth more power and concentration, and over the years developed an incredible number of subtle nuances of flavor and aroma. This amazing wine will amaze you not only with its multi-layered taste, but also the ability to develop in the bottle for 20-30 years!
Surname hryvnia belongs to one of the famous wine-producing Burgundy dynasties, leading back to the middle of the XVI century. At that time they were farmers grew wheat, grapes, cut wood. Only wine hryvnia became engaged to the years 1820-1830. In 1930, the great-grandfather Etienne - Emile hryvnia - started their own bottling their crops. He was joined by family Rousseau, tugs and other neighbors - so crystallized family domains Côte-d'Or. In 1984, Etienne hryvnia with his father bought a third of a hectare vineyard Richebourg, which is one of the best vineyards of Pinot Noir in Burgundy. Richebourg Grand Cru is located to the north of the neighboring Roman and Roman-Conti at an altitude of 260-280 meters above sea level. The soils are a complex mixture of clay, sand and gravel, interspersed with limestone. The plot turns 1500 bottles per year. Cultivation based on the principle of "biological" Viticulture: absolute purity in the vineyards, no chemistry. As fertilizers are used traditional materials such as cake and very expensive and rare - bird feathers, ground cow horns, bull's blood. Age Pinot Noir vines is about 70 years and is updated each year, one-seventieth of vines economy. High density landing - 11,000 vines per hectare. This approach is one of the tenets of the theory Ki Akkad - famous enologist mid 80s.
For the manufacture of a wonderful wine Richebourg Grand Cru grapes are harvested by hand, then held destemming, cold maceration is carried out for 4-5 days, fermentation occurs only on natural yeast fermentation in old oak barrels for 14-18 days at regular remontazhe. Extract in French barriques lasts 18-20 months. Before the release did not spend any clarification or filtration.