Givry, Domaine Chanson
From the village of Givry, one of the best known appelations in the Cote Chalonaise this stunning wine from Domaine Chanson is 100% Pinot Noir from soils of mixed limestone and clay.
Deep ruby in colour with aromas of black cherry and violet. The palate continues with great purity of fruit, black and red cherry, liquorice and light spice.
Serve with white meats, pate or cheeses.
Domaine Chanson was founded in 1750 and is based in the heart of Beaune, with it's Medieval Bastion constructed over the 15th century offering perfect conditions for their maturation cellars and the vinification facility based at Savigny.
Domaine Chanson was taken over by the Bollinger in 1999 with vineyard holdings consisting of 45 hectares of soley Premier Cru and Grand Cru sites, they now produce quality wines from vineyards across the Cote De Nuits, Cote De Beaune, Cote Chalonnais, the Macconais, Chablis and Beaujolais.
With winemaker Jean-Pierre Confuron leading production the Domaine has seen considerable modernisation and improvement with the vineyards practises becoming organic in 2009 Chanson are now producing high quality wines from all the top villages in Burgundy including an extensive range of cuvee's from thier numerous premier cru vineyard holdings in Beaune, Nuits St George, Givry as well as a very highly regarding Bourgogne Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.