Type: Red Wine
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Code: NUIT565
These vineyards are situated on the Vosne Romanée side of Nuits-St-Georges and thereby take infl uences from both villages – the linearity of Nuits St Georges and the seductive succulence of Vosne Romaneé. Aged for15 months in 20% new oak, this is a wine of great definition.
Main Grapes
Grape Mix
Drinking Window
Closure Type

Domaine Jean Grivot

Along with Domaine Tollot Beaut this 15 ha domaine was one of the first to bottle its own wines, back in the 1930’s. It is now in the hands of the 5th generation, Etienne Grivot, who produces some of the most classic wines in the whole of Burgundy, with an average vine age of around 45 - 50 years old. His motto is simple! “Wine is a therapy – you need to feel better after it than before!” Etienne Grivot succeeded his father, Jean, in 1987 and today presides over 15 hectares of vines spread accross Nuits, Vosne, Vougeot and Echézeaux. Etienne has some g...

Aromatic, fresh and intense, layer upon layer of ripe cassis fruit, a smattering of cranberry supported by a fi ne corps. A touch of graphite fi nishes the wine well. Very sophisticated.
Great with roast leg of lamb with a garlic pesto.
Aged for 15 months in oak of which 20% is new.

You May Also Like