Chambolle-Musigny Les Cras

Domaine Antonin Guyon

APPELLATION

Chambolle Musigny - Burgundy

GRAPE VARIETIES

100% Pinot Noir

WINEMAKERS

Dominique Antonin

TECHNICAL DATA

Alcohol
13%

Chambolle Musigny Les Cras
BACKGROUND

Domaine Antonin Guyon is one of the most prestigious estates in the Côte d’Or, as well as one of the largest family-owned wineries in the region. It was started in the 1960s by Antonin Guyon with parcels of land in Gevrey and Meursault. Today, the massive 47 hectare property is controlled and operated today by Antonin’s sons, Dominique and Michel and produces wines of impeccable quality from 15 different appellations, which includes many renowned villages from the region. An exceptional range of Premier and Grands Crus.

WINEMAKING & VINTAGE NOTES

The village designated Les Cras vineyard site sits just below the 1er Cru of the same name. Superbly situated, the soils are a mix of iron rich clay and limestone rock. Grapes are hand-harvested and then carried in small wooden boxes to the cellar, where they are sorted. Fermentation takes place for 15 days in open wooden vats at a controlled temperature, with punching down. The wine is aged for 18 months in French oak barrels, 25% of which are new.

TASTING NOTES

Elegant and stylish, Chambolle-Musigny is known for its deep intense red and black fruits with a subtle power in depth and finish. It ages well and can be kept for 10 years. Pairs with red meats, chicken with wild mushroom sauces and most cheeses.

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Domaine Antonin Guyon Portfolio

Puligny-Montrachet, Les Pucelles 1er Cru
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Beaune "Clos de la Chaume Gaufriot" Monopole
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Corton-Charlemagne Grand Cru
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Gevrey-Chambertin La Justice
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“Les Dames de Vergy” Bourgogne Hautes Côtes de Nuits
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Meursault-Charmes, Les Charmes Dessus 1er Cru
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Pernand-Vergelesses, Sous Frètille 1er Cru
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Savigny-Les-Beaune Les Goudelettes
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Volnay, Clos de Chênes 1er Cru
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Bourgogne Chardonnay
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Aloxe-Corton, Les Fourniéres 1er Cru
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Chambolle-Musigny Les Cras
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Charmes-Chambertin Grand Cru
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Corton-Bressandes Grand Cru
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Corton Clos du Roy Grand Cru
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