Domaine Aegerter Beaune 1er Cru Les Grèves 2017


The grapes of this wine come from a specific 1er cru vineyard (lieu-dit) called “Les Grèves”: located in the heart of the hillside, is considered one of the best 1er cru of Beaune village. “Les Grèves” refers to the presence of gravel in the ground: the favorite kind of soil for the cultivation of vines.The wine shows deep ruby color and reflects a violet hue. It has a perfume of matured red/black berries (cherry, blackberry, strawberry) followed by hints of leather and mushroom notes: a good complexity of aromas. The wine is pleasant in the mouth, you can perceive the berries flavors as on the nose and a touch of vanilla, tobacco and wet forest. Aegerter Beaune 1er Cru Les Grèves has a medium body, balanced acidity and mellow tannin with a long and elegant finish.