Coteaux de Dijon Rouge 2017
Domaine de la Cras (Marc Soyard)
Bottle Sizes 750ml
Appellation Bourgogne Coteaux de Dijon
Wine Type Red - Still
Varietals Pinot Noir
Vineyard En Bessy sits on the outskirts of the city of Dijon. 4.5 hectares planted in 1983 and 2001.
Viticulture Vineyards are farmed biodynamically. Vines are hand harvested with all sorting done at the vine.
Vinification 50% whole cluster in semi-carbonic, 50% crushed but not destemmed, natural yeast. SO2 - minimal added at bottling, minimal use during fermentation and elevage depending on vintage.
Aging 10-12 months in used oak barrels
Production less than 6,000 bottles
Notes The owl is the symbol of the city of Dijon. The famous “chouette de Dijon” is sculpted into the chapel of Notre-Dame de Dijon. Local legend says that if you rub the owl with your left hand while making a wish it will come true.
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