Albert Bichot Grands Echezeaux Grand Cru – Domaine du Clos Frantin – Cote de Nuits
Flagey-Echezeaux, located along the “Route des Grands Crus”, is an appellation that exclusively produces Grand Cru wines, including our “Champs traversins”. The appellation’s name is derived from the term “Chezeaux”, which refers to the grouping together of the surrounding hamlets. Our plot is located at an altitude of 300 metres, the vines faces east for optimal exposure to the sun and are planted in very light soil on a steep slope.
|Vinification||:||Handpicked Temperature-controlled conical oak vats Vatting: 20 to 28 days|
|Ageing||:||100% in oak barrels 50 to 70 % new oak 16 to 18 months|
|Tasting Notes||:||An elegant, racy nose with aromas of plum, peppery spices, tea and cocoa. The palate is fleshy and well balanced with pleasing tannins. Nice long finish.|