Type: Red Wine
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Code: CHOR175
Produced from vineyards to the west of the village of Chorey, this vintage was vinified in 20% new oak, a high percentage being Hungarian which adds a spicier mouthfeel. Always a wine that you can drink almost as soon as it's bottled, such is the expression of wild red berry fruits and succulent freshness.

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 n...
The bouquet is soft and fragrant with sweet berry fruits, cranberry and raspberry freshness. There is a degree of feral to the nose which makes it more attractive in an old fashioned Burgundy sense. The palate is intense with a concentrated red fruits, lush texture and soft inner core. the oak is balanced and adds to the obvious structure.
Hand-picked in small baskets, de-stemmed, crushed and fermented in tank, then transferred into barrel. 20% is new with a high degree of Hungarian oak that gives a richness to the finish

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