1605 SAN PABLO AVENUE, BERKELEY, CA 94702   |   510.524.1524

KERMIT LYNCH WINE MERCHANT

Technical Information

Wine Blend Vine Age Soil Type Vineyard Area*
Auxey-Duressses Rouge
100% Pinot Noir 45 years Clay, Limestone .55 ha
Beaune Blanc
Clos-Saint-Désiré
100% Chardonnay 20 years Clay, Limestone .46 ha
Bourgogne Pinot Noir
100% Pinot Noir 35 years Clay, Limestone .90 ha
Chassagne-Montrachet 1er Cru
Morgeot
100% Chardonnay 30 years Clay, Limestone N/A
Nuits-Saint-Georges
Clos Les Argilières
100% Pinot Noir 68 years Clay, Limestone .32 ha
Saint-Romain
Sous le Château
100% Chardonnay 20 years Clay, Limestone .86 ha
Saint-Romain Blanc
100% Chardonnay 18 years Clay, Limestone .66 ha
Saint-Romain Rouge
100% Pinot Noir 30 years Clay, Limestone 1.05 ha
Saint-Romain Rouge
Sous le Château
100% Pinot Noir 15 years Clay, Limestone .26 ha
Savigny-lès-Beaune Rouge
100% Pinot Noir 30 years Clay, Limestone .71 ha
* "ha" = hectares; one hectare equals roughly two and a half acres

VITICULTURE / VINIFICATION

Whites:

• All grapes are harvested by hand

• Saint-Romain Blanc is aged in 70% oak and 30% stainless steel

• All other white wines are aged in 100% oak, 2-6 year-old barrels

• All wines are aged for 16 months


Reds:

• All grapes are harvested and sorted by hand

• Maceration lasts for 4 weeks

• Bourgogne Pinot Noir is aged in 50% oak and 50% cement

• All other red wines are aged in 100% oak, 2-6 year-old barrels

• Wines are aged for 18 months