Category: Red medium bodied
If you like: Fine red wine from Burgundy! Mortet is a family name intimately connected to Gevrey-Chambertin. Charles Mortet started the success story in 1956 with a single hectare of vines. Then in 1992 is splitted the vineyard in beetween his two sons; Denis, and Thierry the youngest started his own Domaine that now produce only 30 000 bottles a year. Thierry produce only about 1200 bottles of Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru Les Beaux Bruns.
Taste like: This site carry well its name 'Les Beaux Bruns' giving wines of extreme finesse, softness and silkiness on the palate. Smooth tannins, structured volume mid palate, purity, notes of black cherries, savory powerfull mineral finish. A very classy wine indeed.
Area: Chambolle-Musigny 1er Cru Les Beaux Bruns (Burgundy)
Grapes: Pinot Noir (100%)
Occasion: Special occasion paired with food.
Food match: Roast quale, turkey, slow cooked game.
When to drink: Drink now or before 2045.