Bourgogne Chitry Rouge Vau du Puits

Olivier Morin


Red Wine


Bourgogne Chitry


Pinot Noir

Vau de Puits (local dialect for the valley of the wells) is a single vineyard Pinot Noir from the back hills of Chitry. Since he was a kid, Olivier especially enjoyed this small valley at the end of a dirt road, and when he had a chance to buy the vineyard and adjacent land he didn't think twice. Part of the cuvée comes from old vines, and the rest is from an adjacent vineyard that Olivier planted.

Vineyard name

Vau de Puits

Soil type

Kimméridgian limestone and clay with lots of fossils

Vines planted in1990s
Vineyard size3.5 ha Pinot Noir total
Altitude200 m

native yeast fermentation in tank

Elevage12-15 months in barrel
Harvest typeHand Harvested
Fining/FilteringBottled without filtration after a light fining
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