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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Follin Arbelet

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Aloxe Corton

Grape Variety:

Pinot Noir

Aloxe Corton, Clos de Chapitre, 1er Cru, 2019

6x75cl £225.00

5 cases Equiv. £37.50 per bottle

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3x1.5L £240.00

5 cases Equiv. £80.00 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Dark but pristine fruit, tight-knit and very intense. The most concentrated Chapitre we have tasted, this needs time to open up and unravel its potential. Dark bramble and sloe fruit mixed with earthier notes of herb and undergrowth come to the fore. A savoury layer of chalk and minerals gradually reveal themselves and add extra dimension on the finish. The lighter sandier clay and limestone soils of the Clos du Chapitre tends to make for a finer, rounder and fruitier style of Aloxe than the classic vineyards such as Fournieres and Vercots.

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