Dominique et Remy PASSOT

Specification sheet Bourgogne "Gamay"


Specification sheet Bourgogne  

Name of the domaine: Domaine PASSOT

Name of responsible person: Rémy PASSOT

History of the appellation: The Bourgogne Gamay is a new regional appellation since the 2011 vintage. The grapes that are used must be exclusively from Beaujolais crus.

Variety: Black Gamay with white juice

Color: Red only

Average age of vines: 50 years

Growing method: Head-pruning, shredded vine shoots, several trellised parcels, 25 % grass-seeded, narrow tractor for mechanical work.

Winemaking method: Beaujolais winemaking with controlled temperatures, 8-12 day vatting period, 50 % destemmed.

Harvesting methods: Manual harvesting

Wine aging: Aged in vats for 12 months.

Average shelf life: 4 to 8 years

Tasting: This wine, while it has all of the olfactory characteristics of fine Burgundy wines, offers more immediate fruitiness. The nose reveals fruity and peppery notes, with a slight woody accent. On the palate, pleasant, yount red fruit flavors of great finesse.



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