Le Grappin Savigny Les Beaune Aux Fournaux

Appellation: Savigny Les Beaune Cuvée: Aux Fournaux Colour: Red Grapes: Pinot Noir About: From one of Andrew’s favourite villages climat for Pinot Noir in Savigny-lès-Beaune, “Aux Fournaux”. With the vineyard being located at the base of the slope, which provides better sunlight interception and drainage than most villages parcels in Savigny-lès-Beaune, the wine has fine … Continue reading Le Grappin Savigny Les Beaune Aux Fournaux

Le Grappin

Who: Andrew and Emma Nielsen What: Savigny Les Beaune, Beaune, Monthelie, Mâcon-Villages, Fleurie and more Where: Meloisey When: Since 2011 “My vision for Le Grappin is to seek out special sites in the over-looked, under-appreciated reaches of Burgundy, that tell a story. I search out viticulteurs as maniacal as me, who tend their vines throughout … Continue reading Le Grappin

Piri Naturel Pinot Noir

Appellation: Nahegauer Landwein Cuvée: Pinot Noir Colour: Red Grapes: Pinot Noir About: The label depicts a Gunderman leaf, also known as Glechoma Hederacea. A fine and cool expression of Pinot. Vines Location: Burg Lay, Höller Size: ha Age: planted in 1980 Soils: blue slate Exposition: south facing slope and gentle south facing gentle slope Altitude: … Continue reading Piri Naturel Pinot Noir

Piri Naturel Ponderosa

Appellation: Nahegauer Landwein Cuvée: Ponderosa Colour: PInk Grapes: Pinot Gris 90%, Pinot Noir About: Ponderosa is a vineyard blend in which Piri looks for the dynamic between the two grapes. The name comes from the name of a small, enchanting garden next to the vineyard. The label depicts a wild maple. Vines Location: Burg Layen … Continue reading Piri Naturel Ponderosa