Type: Red Wine
Country: France
Region: Burgundy
Code: NUIT620
Made up of 3 separate parcels of old vines (average age 65 years old ) that lie to the west of the winery in the lee of the 1er cru’s, on either side of the meandering D25.

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...
There is black fruit aplenty, concentrated and intense, with a muscular and powerful frame of fruit, tannins and spice. This is a dense and structured Pinot, showing all the power of Nuits, but with a sweetened core of fruit that wells up from the glass to mask the weight of the wine. Long, powerful, very good.
Aged for 18 months in 20% new oak.

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