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Nuits-St-Georges 'En La Perrière Noblot' 2015, Domaine Machard de Gramont

NUIT490
A stunning, silky textured wine, ripe cassis fruits, a hint of caramel and finely supporting tannins.
Type:
Vintage:
2015
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
1
Genre:
Style:
N/A
ABV:
13%
Region:
Country:
France
Sub Region:
Côte de Nuits
Sub Sub Region:
Nuits-St-Georges
Body:
Elegant, refined and supple
Drinking Window:
Drink from 2019
Closure Type:
Cork
£28.50
 

Domaine Machard de Gramont

This 20 hectare family estate is managed by Arnaud Machard de Gramont and his two sons Alban and Alexis. The cellars are located in Prissey, a neighbouring hamlet of Nuits-St-Georges. These cellars were built in the XIXth century. Their superb vaults give a "cathedral" effect to the winery. The 20 hectares of vineyards cover an impressive range of appellations spanning 50 kilometres, from Chenôve (south of Dijon) to Puligny-Montrachet (South of Beaune). This domaine is a great source of Burgundy at sensible prices. “Value for money” is not something that is often associated with the wines of the Core d’Or, however, we have dealt with this family domaine for many years for our commercial Burgundy needs – it offers more individuality than most negociants and consistently performs well. The family owns small parcels in several different appellations and manages to seduce the individual characteristics from each one. This estate now uses a blend of American and French oak, developing a unique style in the appellation of Nuits-St-Georges, Gevrey-Chambertin and Pommard.

Tasting Notes

A 1.6 ha plot with vines up to 50 years old. Aged in 30% new oak, a mixture of French and American barrels, this wine is produced from vines planted on limestone soil that are very late ripening. A stunning, silky textured wine, ripe cassis fruits, a hint of caramel and finely supporting tannins.

Food Matches

You can serve this with fish in a red wine sauce, or soft centered cheeses or game.

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