Auxey-Duresses Les Hautes. Burgundy

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Occupying an impressive nineteenth-century building in Savigny-LèsBeaune, Henri de Villamont is a medium-sized producer that combines an enviable domaine (they are particularly strong in Chambolle-Musigny) with a meticulously sourced négociant range. The cuverie was updated with the latest equipment less than ten years ago, and underneath there is ample storage for barrels in the beautiful double-height cellar. These features give the winemaker flexibility and precision, resulting in excellent expression of the various terroirs on offer, which include some particularly well-sited vineyards. This vineyard is, as the name suggests, high up the slope. It occupies a north-facing vantage point adjacent to well-known Meursault Les Vireuils

Auxey-Duresses Les Hautes. Burgundy.

  • Product Type:  White Wines
  • Country:  France
  • Region:  Burgundy – Côte d’Or
  • Appellation:  Auxey-Duresses
  • Producer:  Henri de Villamont
  • Vintage:  2013
  • Alcohol:  13%
  • Grape Varieties:  100% Chardonnay
  • Closure:  Cork

Tasting Notes: Combining the influences of cool vineyard and warm vintage, this wine offers a winning blend of bright herbal/green apple aroma with nutty richness and depth.

 

European White Wines, French White Wines, White Wines

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