# Chambolle-Musigny 2006

Vendanges

Harvest date: September 27th, 2006.
Healthy crop but with a few rot homes because of the weather in August, cool and rainy.
Selection: 20% hand-sorted in the vineyard and on arrival in the winery.

Vinification

Harvest de-stemmed, not crushed and vatted by gravitaty.
No yeast addition.
Maceration: pre-fermentation, cold  (12-15°C) during 6 days.
Length of maceration: 28 days.
Cap-punched once a day until mid-fermentation and ligth pumping-over until the end of maceration.
Pressing with the new vertical press.

Elevage

Length: 17 months
Type: in barrels.
Percentage of new barrels: 40 %
Toasting: long and gentle heat, without charring.
Source of wood: Allier, Cîteaux
All barrels racked at the end of May.
Light and soft filtration. No fining.

Mise en bouteille

By gravity.
February 28th, 2008.
Limited to 2.020 bottles.

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 Chambolle-Musigny-GB06.pdf