Domaine René Bouvier “La Justice”

    AOC GEVREY-CHAMERTIN

    Red

    «We seek to perpetuate the exceptional diversity of the terroir, by creating vibrant, living wines which have soul» Bernard Bouvier, owner of Domaine René Bouvier.

    OWNER

    The Bouvier family.

    WINE MAKER

    The estate has been in the family for 3 generations. It has been run by Bernard Bouvier and his wife Stéphanie since 1992. Henri Bouvier, Bernard’s grandfather, created the estate in 1910. Henri’s son, René, took over in 1950 and by 1991 the estate had been extended to 12 hectares. Today it stretches over 18 hectares.

    SITE

    Predominantly located around Gevrey-Chambertin, the estate produces both ‘Premier’ and ‘Grands Crus’ with vineyards in six different villages.

    GRAPE VARIETY

    100% Pinot noir.

    SOIL

    Limestone and marl.

    GROWING METHOD

    Organic farming has been practiced since 2006. Both Guyot and single cordon pruning are used.

    SURFACE AREA

    18 hectares.

    VINIFICATION

    The bunches are hand picked and very meticulously sorted. The grapes are fully destemmed with a long maceration of 24 days

    AGEING

    18 months in 50% new barrels.

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