Nuits Saint Georges 1er Cru Terres Blanches
Domaine Des Perdrix
Their vineyard Les Terres Blanches is located above Premier Cru Aux Perdrix. Total area : 0,33 hectares (0,7986 acres) 2 plots planted in 1954 and in 1997.
Climat & Soil : South-East facing vines established on a gentle slope in South of Nuits-Saint-Georges. The soil is a mix of limestone and clay with clay predominance.
To preserve their integrity, grapes are carefully harvested and sorted out by hand. Full clusters.
Following the pneumatic press, juices stay in a vat overnight for a cool settling down and then are directly filled in barrels by gravity.
Alcoholic and malolactic fermentations take place in barrels.
Ageing process is taking place 100% in traditional Burgundian
228 litres barrels during 18 months with around 50% of new barrels.
They use only light toasted French oak coming mainly from Bourgogne, Allier and Vosges forests.
Light filtration before bottling
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