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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Marquis d'Angerville

Region:

Burgundy

Appellation:

Volnay

Grape Type:

Pinot Noir

Volnay, Champans, 1er Cru, 2013

6x75cl £320.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

The most voluptuous and generous of the Domaine's Volnays, this caresses the palate with its smooth yet bright red berry and damson fruit flavours. Suave but with a fine tannic spice, ripe but lively and fresh; as seductive and harmonious a Volnay you could find. A big vineyard in the middle of prime Premier Cru Volnay territory on the south side of the village below Taillepieds, well-exposed to the south-east. The soil is redder here than higher up the slope. At the top of the vineyard the soil is very rocky but becomes deeper and more clay influenced towards the bottom of the slope, giving some of the most complete Volnays that, despite ageing very well, can be extremely rewarding in youth.

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