Grape Variety : Pinot Noir
Soil : Clay and limestone
Site : The area of production is located on the hill of Corton, on a mid slope facing East above the villages of Aloxe Corton and Ladoix Serrigny.
The Vintage 1997 : Harvest took place at the end of September after a mitigated Summer. It was as a whole homogeneous. Aging in cask during 12 months.
Tasting : Bright ruby colour. Aromas of cooked red fruit, of leather mixed with an array of spices. Outstanding vanilla note. Well-structured. Refined oak note. Elegant tannic structure. Good persistence.
Food pairing : It is perfectly matched with red meat grilled or en sauce and all cheeses, especially the local cheeses like Epoisses or Citeaux.