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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Eric de Suremain

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Monthélie

Grape Type:

Pinot Noir

Monthélie, Sur la Velle, 1er Cru, 2015

Tasting Note:

More shoulders and meat than the Clos de Chêne which it carries incredibly well, still offering great finesse. Wonderful ripe cherry and griotte flavours enrobe the palate, notes of bramble and damson too, overlaying deep-pitched notes of earth, truffle and undergrowth, finishing back on fruit and exquisite aromatics. Clear, characterful and moreish. A parcel of old vines directly below Eric’s Clos du Chêne vineyard and next to Volnay Santenots. Aged in a mixture of used oak foudres and smaller fruits.

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