2019 Pavelot Savigny les Beaune 1er Cru Dominode

Burgundy, France

The flagship Premier Cru Burgundy from Domaine Pavelot, made with fruit from vines ranging from 10 to 80 years old.




About the Wine

This is one powerful yet bright Pinot from Domaine Pavelot, with 45% of the grapes coming from 80 year old vines.

More complex than its entry level counterpart, it seamlessly integrates all aspects that make this wine fantastic - aromas of spice, velvety texture, along with a deep, fleshy flavour.

It's a wonderful expression of this cru, and with Burgundy prices soaring higher and higher each vintage, this is excellent value all things considered.

About Domaine Pavelot

Domaine Jean-Marc and Hugues Pavelot is named after the father and son team, based in and around the town of Savigny-les-Beaune, south of Dijon. The domaine concentrates mainly on Pinot Noir, at regional, village and premier cru level, as well as a grand cru site in Corton dedicated to Chardonnay.

In the vineyard, they practice approaches such as cover crops to help the soil maintain nutrients and limit the use the fertiliser.

Fermentations are carried out with natural yeasts and temperatiure control, to ensure the final wines retain theit delicate flavours and acidity.

Jean-Marc Pavelot
Jean-Marc Pavelot
Burgundy, France
Additional Info

From the Producer

With its intense and deep garnet, this wine offers a bouquet of great complexity, blending fruit, spices and musk. Velvety, fleshy, intense, persistent, so many qualifiers that make this cru the spearhead of the estate. Very vinous Pinot, this long-keeping wine (15 years) also knows how to be appreciated in its young years. For power lovers.

Blend : Pinot Noir (100%)
ABV : 13.5%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2033
Bottle Size : 750ml

Winter in the Domaine Pavelot vines
Winter in the Domaine Pavelot vines
Burgundy, France
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

Inside Burgundy

"I tasted various component parts of this flagship cuvée, but here is the note on the blend, which as so often was greater than the sum of its parts. The combination gave a jaunty lively dense yet fresh red fruit, with a touch of spice seasoning the intensity of the fruit, which is supported by a firm, but entirely integrated tannic backdrop." - Jasper Morris (Inside Burgundy)


"A perfumed, ripe and cool nose features notes of red currant, black raspberry, violet and a hint of sandalwood. There is very fine mid-palate density with an abundance of sappy dry extract to the velvety and mouth coating flavours that flash good minerality on the powerful, balanced and hugely long finish. This is marvellous but it's also a buy and forget you own it wine. Sweet spot. Outstanding." - Allen Meadows (Burghound)


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