Brouilly Cuvée Vieilles Vignes
The Dutraive family originally comes from the village of Charentay where this vineyard is located. Though it's the only vineyard not located in immediate proximity to the domaine, it's still dear to the Dutraives, as the vines have been in the family longer than any other parcel.
Lieu-dit Vuril, at the eastern edge of the appellation in the village of Charentay
Vines planted in60 years old (average)
Vineyard size1.7 ha
Whole-cluster, natural yeast fermentation in concrete and fiberglass tanks
Elevage6 months (50% in fiberglass tank, 50% in barrel)