2011 Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru, Domaine Arnoux-Lachaux

With 0.5 hectares perfectly placed towards the top of this Grand Cru on the border with Echézeaux this is one of the finest Clos de Vougeots produced. With middle Eastern spices, pot pourri and redcurrant fruit on the nose, the palate has great depth and enormous potential with incredibly fine tannins and great persistence.

Pricing
Bottle
From a client
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£156.88

WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    Clos de Vougeot (Grand Cru), Vougeot, Côte de Nuits, Burgundy, France
  • Grape
    Pinot Noir
  • Maturity
    Ready 2016 - 2026
  • Colour
    Red
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
  • Classification
    Grand Cru
2011 Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru, Domaine Arnoux-Lachaux
Domaine Arnoux-Lachaux

There are numerous examples of Burgundy domaines where the handover between generations has proven something of an upheaval. Fortunately Arnoux-Lachaux bucks the trend, with father Pascal and son Charles working closely together. They approach vineyard management using organic growing methods, and just as fastidiously in the winery. With Pascal’s influence, they represent the most rapid change in style of any Burgundy domaine, and the wines are now quite pure and elegant, with depth of flavour.

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