100 % Pinot Noir - Volnay 1er Cru "Les Santenots"
Cote de Beaune.
Contrary to its name, “Les Santenots” is not located in
the village of Volnay, but in Meursault, just to the south.
Though best known for its white wines, certain terroirs,
such as Les Santenots, happen to be better adapted to
bringing out all the finesse the Pinot Noir grape has to
The nose of this Volnay Premier Cru “Les Santenots” is
delicately smoky and oaky with spicy notes. Appealing
fruitiness (cherry), enhanced by mild spices such as
cinnamon. This charming wine boasts beautiful structure
and remarkable full-bodiedness.
This wine may be paired with the finest of dishes such as
roasts, mildly seasoned red meats, feathered game or
cheeses such as Brie, Chaource, and Reblochon.
Serve between 16°C and 17°C (60°F - 63°F)
This wine may be enjoyed now or laid down for 5 to
7 years or more. ONE OF THE BEST RED BURGUNDIES
I HAVE TASTED THIS YEAR!