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VOLNAY 1 er CRU Gigotte "Monopole"
A great Ambassador of the VOLNAY appellation.
Aromas of bitter cherry, its fineness and a delicate length in the mouth, give to this wine with high cellaring potential, the subtlety and elegance that characterises Volnay wines

GRAPE VARIETY: Pinot noir

 

ORIENTATION: Middle of the hills, South-East. A brown limestone soil, on rough alluvial deposits, permits a proper maturation of the  grapes .

The ground is very stony

 

CHARACTERISTICS:

A subtle wine, delicate and fine.

Our “Monopole les gigottes” reflects the elegance of  VOLNAYS.

The length in mouth and the elegance that characterizes this wine confer on it its majesty within the appellation.

It will wonderfully accompany small feathered game (  quail, partridge, pheasant) and creamy cheese ( Petit-Vougeot or Pommard)

 

AGEING :  Of a great cellaring potential, this wine can be kept from 15 to 20 years.

100% matured in oak barrels