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Génot Boulanger




Aloxe Corton

Grape Variety:

Pinot Noir

Aloxe Corton, Clos de Chapitre, 1er Cru, 2020

6x75cl £325.00

5 cases Equiv. £54.17 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Earthier, broader and more powerful than the estate's other wines, but as Aloxes go, this is as fine as its gets. Earthy bramble and loganberry fruit with a glossy texture carrying the flavours across the palate. This builds further momentum as it rolls towards the finish, revealing notes of sweet spice, plum and damson. A magnificent due south-facing parcel of 50 year old vines towards the bottom of the Clos where the soil is redder clay than further up, with traces of flint and limestone. De-stalked prior to fermentation. Aged in 20% new oak barrels for 12 months followed by 6 months in tank.

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