Hautes Côtes de Beaune Red
Domaine Henri Delagrange - Bourgogne Hautes Côtes de Beaune
Red,Bourgogne Hautes Côtes de Beaune
100 % Pinot Noir
history
Based in Volnay, the Delagrange Family owns 32 acres of vineyard located amongst the best terroirs of the Côtes de Beaune. The business is run by Didier Delagrange, vinegrower and winemaker who produces high quality Burgundy wines (Bourgogne, Hautes Côtes de Beaune, Volnay, Pommard, Meursault) that are vinified and bottled at the Estate.The Domaine’s policy can be summarised in five points: • Careful, rigorous care of the vines as this is the start • Pick perfectly healthy grapes at the right moment. • Understand each vintage to preserve the natural balance of the wine. • Maintain the traditional character of the wine by intervening as little as possible during vinification • Preserve the body, the fruitiness and the aromatic purity of the wine during vinification to extract the
best from the noble Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grape varieties. •Didier DELAGRANGE aims to produce wines that are fleshy, round, rich in fruit and bursting with finesse and elegance
Vineyard
Bourgogne Hautes Côtes de Beaune Appellation is a succession of hills and valleys . On a slope 100 to 150 meters above the Pommard Valley. Its South to South-East facing hillside provides excellent exposure . Soil : stony marl .Vines : 3.35 ha -8 years old.
Winemaking
Manual Harvesting . 100 % destemming. Fermentation for 15 days in open tank with controlled temperature. Occasional punching down./nAgeing for 10 months 60 % in barrel and 40 % in tank.
Tasting notes
The wine is purple with violet hints, morello cherry aromas, raspberry, crushed strawberry and violet. It is a pleasure and gourmand wine with round, silky tannins.
Food pairing
It goes very well with a traditional Boeuf bourguignon. And fits generally excellently with a balanced cuisine, not too spicy and not too heavy. Serve at 57 ° - 60 ° F.
Aging potential
1 to 5 years.
Grape varieties
100 % Pinot Noir
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