2019 Domaine Xavier Besson Givry 'Grands Pretans'
Domaine Xavier Besson is a small estate in the appellation of Givry that has been family owned for 4 generation. The vines that are 30 years old on average, with many vines above 50 years old. The fermentation is done with indigenous yeasts. Aging takes place for 12 months in a combination of large and traditional-sized barriques. Besson always provides superb Burgundy value: concentrated and densely expressive with brilliant perfume, heady fruit, and a velvety mouthfeel.