Volnay Santenots 1er Cru Cuvée Gauvain 2016

A high level single terroir Volnay. Precision and intensity.

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€165.60 TTC

Per bottle TTC (including taxes) ex works Beaune
Village : Volnay
Varietal : Pinot Noir
Appellation : Volnay Santenots 1er Cru
Vintage : 2016
Colour : Red
Level : Premier Cru

After a bright red colour, freshness is the driver of this wine, on the nose as in the mouth. Small red and black fruits, a dash of mint and a beautiful precision are the signature elements of this noteworthy wine.

Wine & food pairings - cellaring potential

Roast duckling, milk-fed lamb, veal kidneys with Madeira sauce.

History

Bernard Gauvain is one of the Hospices’ most generous benefactors, who left all his worldly goods to the Hospice de la Charité in 1804. The wines coming from its Volnay-Santenots hillsides constitute one of the greatest glories of the Hospices de Beaune. Often amongst the frst to ripen, the vines give wines which are rich, complex, elegant and long.

Terroirs

Les Plures 0.72 ha.,<br> Santenots du Milieu 0.68 ha.

Key information

  • Varietal : Pinot Noir
  • Estate : Hospices de Beaune
  • Old vintages per 1,3 or 6 bottles

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