# Beaune 2008

Vendanges

Harvest date: September 26th and 30th September , 2008 (root day).
Healthy crop.
Selection: hand-sorted in the vineyard and on arrival in the winery.

Vinification

Pressing: whole bunches for 2 hours 34.
Settling: 18 hours at 12°
Slow and complete fermentation in barrels.
Alcoholic fermentation: 4 months.
Pneumatic press.

Elevage

Lenth: 20 months in barrels
Percentage of new barrels: 35 %
Toasting: medium heat.
Source of wood: Allier
Stirring of the lees: Four times per month during the fruit days and rising moon until December.
Racked in tank in March.
No fining. Soft filtration.

Mise en bouteille

By gravity.
May 3rd, 2010.
Limited to 3.040 bottles.

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 Beaune-White-GB08.pdf