Bouchard Pere & Fils Gevrey Chambertin 2019
Bouchard Père & Fils Gevrey-Chambertin
Region: Côte de Nuits, Burgundy, France
Bottle size: 75cl
Grape: Pinot Noir
In the heart of the Côte de Nuits, Gevrey-Chambertin is the area with the highest concentration of red Grands Crus of which the legendary Chambertin and Chambertin-Clos-de-Bèze, great favorites of Napoleon. It is even said that the Emperor made his men salute when passing by these venerable vines. The wines of Gevrey-Chambertin, only red, are very sought after for their great strength and velvetness. Intense, perfumed bouquet with fruit aromas. Nice structure and lovely fleshiness
Founded in 1731 in Beaune by Michel Bouchard, Bouchard Père & Fils, is one of the oldest wine estates in Burgundy, perpetuating tradition for nearly 3 centuries and 9 generations. This desire to build up an exceptional estate in Côte d’Or endured through the generations and acquisitions in the best Villages were added throughout the 19th century and again in the early 20th century.