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Jean Guiton, Beaune 1er Cru Les Sizies, 2016

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Jean Guiton, Beaune 1er Cru Les Sizies, 2016

 Intense red fruit aromas follow on to the palate; hints of strawberry too. Such purity of fruit, ripe and svelte, balanced and together already. Guillaume believes that a wine should be balanced from the start. Our favourite wine from... Read More

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Jean Guiton, Beaune 1er Cru Les Sizies, 2016

ColourRed

RegionBurgundy

GrowerJean Guiton

Grape VarietyPinot Noir

Vintage2016

ABV14%

Bottle75cl

CodeGUI516

Style

Medium Body

Light > Full

Burgundy

The Burgundy Pyramid

Making sense of the complexity of the complexity of Burgundy isn’t easy.

Though Burgundy only comprises 5% of France’s vineyard area, it holds 100 different Appellations, 25% of the entire French total.  There are no less than 5,000 growers, 85% of whom own less than 10 hectares, and four fifths of them make wine.

To make matters...

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Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir  

Origins       

  • Ancient vine, perhaps 2,000 years old

Distant origins in France - first documented mention in France in 1375

Characteristics   

  • Finicky grape: notoriously difficult to grow (which is partly why it is hugely intriguing to New World...
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Jean Guiton, Beaune 1er Cru Les Sizies, 2016

 Intense red fruit aromas follow on to the palate; hints of strawberry too. Such purity of fruit, ripe and svelte, balanced and together already. Guillaume believes that a wine should be balanced from the start. Our favourite wine from Guiton in this vintage, very complete. Now - 2025

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