Volnay 1er cru "Les Pitures"
VINE AGE 45 years old
The vines are located in the village of Volnay, the plot is located south of the village of Volnay, near Pommard, next to the famous Clos des Ducs. Soil: Hard limestone on the bottom and marly limestone above. The ground is quite cold and composed of clay and heavy limestone.
Intense red color. Slightly woody nose, with aromas of slightly candied red fruits, aromas of violets. It is a powerful, rich and well-balanced wine. The tannins are relatively young, and soften with age. Very nice length.
It accompanies fine roasted red meats (cutlets or shoulders of sheep, hare with cherries, etc.) and mature cheeses. Serve at 14°C.