Domaine des Clos - Wines
Domaine des Clos
Grégoire Bichot


3 rue des Seuillets
21700 Nuits-Saint-Georges

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wines Beaune - Vieilles vignes
Village: Beaune
Appellation: Beaune
Vineyard block: Les Bons Feuvres "Vieilles Vignes"
Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Situated west of the Hospices de Beaune (Hôtel-Dieu)
close to the boundary of the Pommard appellation.
Terroir: A dark brown compact topsoil, and deep sub-soils
with few stones
Estate: 0,36 ha
Year vines were planted: 1926
Viticulture: Organic
Harvest: Handpicked in small baskets
Style: A silky and elegant wine showing aromas of both red
and black berries.
bouteille Vieilles vignes
wines Beaune
Village: Beaune
Appellation: Beaune
Vineyard block: "Les Longes"
Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay
Vineyard: Situated north west of the Hospices de Beaune
(Hôtel-Dieu) facing due south.
Terroir: Brown topsoil with underlying soils composed of marl
and very rich in limestone.
Estate: 0,28 ha
Year vines were planted: 2001 for half of the surface and 2003
for the rest
Viticulture: Organic
Harvest: Handpicked in small baskets.
Style: Elegant with beautiful purity.
Beaune
wines Beaune 1er cru - Champs Pimont
Village: Beaune
Appellation: Beaune 1er Cru
Vineyard Block: Champs Pimont
Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Situated west of the Hospices de Beaune
(Hôtel-Dieu) facing due east, mid-slope
Terroir: The soil profile of this block is a result
of erosion of the slope: it is made up of very fine ground silt.
The brown topsoil is renewed annually naturally on top
of the heavy clay soil.
Estate: 0,68 ha
Year vines were planted: 1991
Viticulture: Organic
Harvest: Handpicked in small baskets.
Style: Ruby red colour, a concentrated full bodied wine
with good texture and expressive fruit; rich, powerful yet fine tannins.
Beaune 1er cru - Champs Pimont
wines Beaune 1er cru - Avaux
Village: Beaune
Appellation: Beaune 1er Cru
Vineyard block: "Les Avaux"
Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Situated west of the Hospices de Beaune (Hôtel-Dieu)
on the hillside in the Champs Pimonts facing due east
Terroir: Soils are clay and limestone with shallow rock
substrata of between 0,60 m and 0,80 m. It has not been altered
in any way, but does still contain fissures.
The topsoil is brown and has lots of stones on the surface.
Size of the vineyard block: 0,50 ha
Year vines were planted: 1956
Viticulture: Organic
Harvest: Handpicked in small baskets.
Style: A refined elegant wine with a beautiful aromatic
expression of red berries in keeping with the harmonious tannins.
This wine can be kept for 8 to 12 years.
Beaune 1er cru - Les Avaux
wines Beaune 1er cru - Les Grèves
Village: Beaune
Appellation: Beaune 1er Cru
Vineyard block: "Les Grèves"
Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Noir
Vineyard: Block overlooking the town of Beaune, perched
on top of the hill. This specific spot or climat is considered
to be one of the best in the Beaune appellation.
Terroir: Composed of clay and sandy limestone with small stones,
the soil is an ochre colour.
Size of the block: 0,31 ha
Year vines were planted: 1961
Viticulture: Organic
Harvest: Handpicked in small baskets.
Style: Ruby red colour, with a rich aromatic expression of
red fruit, this wine has fine tannin perfectly balanced
with the powerful fruit. The wine has good potential for cellaring.
Beaune 1er cru - Les Grèves
wines Nuits St Georges 1er cru - Les Crots
Village: Nuits-Saint-Georges
Appellation: Nuits-Saint-Georges 1er Cru "Les Crots"
Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Noir
Vineyard Block: Plot overlooking the town of Nuits-Saint-Georges
facing due east on a steep slope.
Terroir: Soil very rich in limestone, it is composed of a layer
of scree with sharp, angular gravel made up of silt and sand.
The sub-soil is made up of a stratum from the Bathonian period.
Size of the block: 0,60 ha
Year vines were planted: 1982
Viticulture: Organic
Harvest: Handpicked in small baskets.
Style : A beautiful deep colour, the nose shows aromas of
both black and red berries and hints of liquorice; a silky wine
with elegant tannins. The wine has good cellaring potential.
Nuits St Georges 1er cru - Les crots
wines Chablis
Village: Béru
Appellation: Chablis
Vineyard Block: Vaux Bardons
Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay
Vineyard: Situated in the commune of Béru, this block faces
south-east and this particular terroir here brings freshness,
a mineral edge, finesse and complexity to the wine.
Terroir: Very stony limestone soil (sharp, angular pebbles)
underneath the brown topsoil.
Size of the block: 0,47 ha
Year of plantation : 1999
Viticulture: Organic
Harvest: Handpicked in small baskets.
Style: Very fresh and mineral with notes of citrus fruits.
Chablis
wines Chablis 1er cru - Les Vaillons
Village: Chablis
Appellation: Chablis 1er Cru
Vineyard block: "Les Vaillons" / "Les Épinottes"
Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay
Vineyard: South west facing, situated on the left bank
of the Serein River in the Valvan Valley. The clayey chalk marl soils
are packed with minerals and the presence of fossilised oyster shells
and other marine creatures gives finesse and minerality to this wine.
Terroir: Limestone marls and Kimmeridgian soils (composed
of millions of tiny marine fossils) are deep with the top layer of earth
a reddish brown colour.
Size of the block: 1,21 ha
Year vines were planted: 1974
Viticulture: Biodynamic
Harvest: By hand.
Style: Delicate expressive nose with lovely freshness on the palate,
underlined by some hints of minerality.
Chablis 1er Cru