Domaine Jean-Claude Rateau Beaune 1er Cru Les Reversées 2011 Burgundy, France
Juicy notes of raspberries, redcurrant, cherries, rocks. Finely tuned tannins and acidity. A classy red Burgundy to drink with aromatic roasts.
About the winemaker
Domaine Jean-Claude Rateau is located in Beaune, in the French region of Burgundy. After he gained experience in the Beaujolais and Bordeaux, Jean-Claude took over his family’s two hectares of vines in 1979. Since the beginning Jean-Claude has been working biodynamically, collaborating with renowned specialist of soils microbiology, Claude Bourguignon. Nowadays, with 15 parcels, the domain is spread over 12 different terroirs on clay-lime soils, producing a whole range of red and white wines, including three ‘1er Cru’.
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