Grape Variety : Pinot Noir
Soil : Marl and limestone
Site : This vineyard is located on the commune of Volnay, famous for its great red wines among the best in the Côte de Beaune.
The Vintage 1999 : Ideal meteorological conditions. Pluviometry limited. Optimal harvests conditions and good grapes maturity. Very good sanitary statement.
Tasting : Ruby colour with purple tinges. Aromas of red fruit in jam (raspberry, red berry) and plum mixed with spices and enhanced by a hint of vanilla. Charming flavours of ripe red fruit (strawberry,raspberry). Complex, well-structured, concentrated on a melted tannic structure, good persistence.
Food pairing : Roasted, grilled or marinated red meat, games, classical cheeses.