Chateau de Marsannay Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru

Chateau de Marsannay Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru 2013

The grapes for this wine are grown in a vineyard next to the famed Château du Clos de Vougeot, a historical site dating back to the 12th century. Clay and limestone soils provide the vineyard with ideal drainage conditions, allowing the vines to produced concentrated fruit that makes for a full-bodied, fruit-forward wine with well-integrated tannins.

Style:
Full-Bodied, Expressive, Elegant
Flavor:
Black Cherry, Spice, Tobacco
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Clos de Vougeot Grand Cru
Grapes
Pinot Noir
Alcohol Percentage
13.00%
Fermentation
After destalking, the juice, skins and pulp are placed in thermo-regulated stainless steel vats for cold maceration. This is followed by cap-punching for about 20 days, which helps extract color, tannins and aromas.
Aging
Aged for 18 months in 100% new oak barrels.