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 2005 : Harvest took place in the early days of September after a dry and very hot summer after a superb growing season - long and cold winter followed by a rainy and humid spring. Exceptional weather conditions for an exceptional vintage. Full maturation of the grapes and good concentration. Aging in oak cask during 15 months
Tasting : Bright ruby colour. Aromas of cooked red berries mixed with spices and vanilla notes. Appealing, elegant and well-structured on a subtle oak note associated with well-shaped tannins. Persistent aftertaste.
Food pairing : Roasted, grilled or marinated meat, game, classical cheeses.