Vincent Girardin 2016 Corton Perrieres, Grand Cru

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The history of Maison Vincent Girardin is relatively recent. In 1980, at the age of 19, Vincent Girardin, the son of a family of winegrowers based in Santenay since the 17th century, decided to strike out on his own and began producing wine from five acres of vines that he had inherited from his parents. Today, the owners continue to uphold the quality and style of the wines with unique offerings. The grapes come from 45 year old vines in the “Les Perrières” Grand Cru vineyard located in the center of Aloxe-Corton, in the north of the Côte de Beaune with clay and limestone soils. A steep slope with eastern exposure.Manual harvest with sorting on vine is followed by triage on a sorting table at the winery. The grapes after a light crushing and destemming are put whole in stainless steel tanks. After a cold maceration of a few days, the active phase of fermentation takes place with temperature control. During this period, the wine is pumped over and/or punched down. After fermentation…

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