Remoissenet Les Gréchons Ladoix 1er Cru 2018
WINEMAKER: Claudie Jobard
REGION: FRANCE • Burgundy • Côte de Beaune • Beaune
APPELLATION: Ladoix AOC
VINEYARDS: Facing east, ’Gréchons’ sits at between 900 and 1,200 feet above sea level, on the eastern side of the historical Corton hill. ‘Gréchons’ was elevated to premier cru status in 2001. Soils are a mix of white marl and limestone; lots of chalky fossils can be found here.
AGE OF VINES: 20-40 years
WINEMAKING: Hand-harvested. Pressed full cluster, then fermented on indigenous yeasts in temperature-controlled, stainless steel tanks. Aged in older French oak casks.
PAIRING SUGGESTIONS: Grilled chicken; soft-rind French cheeses; meaty