Nuits-Saint-Georges "Les Terrasses du Château" 2009, Domaine du Château Gris SILVER - BEST IN CLASS
Château Gris a terraced vineyardLocated on the heights of Nuits Saint Georges, the Château Gris vineyard owned by the Lupé-Cholet house is the only closed planted on the terrace in Burgundy
The Nuits-Saint-Georges appellation, which gave its name to the Côte de Nuits, devotes only 7.3 hectares to the production of white. The 0.67 hectare plot of Château Gris is located on the upper terraces of the hill. This Nuits-Saint-Georges white 2009 presents a beautiful pale yellow color with straw reflections. The nose develops predominantly floral and mineral aromas as well as toasted and buttery touches. On the palate, this wine is very frank and round with a nice minerality and some hints of liquorice. Its woodiness is elegant and discreet.