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Clos Vougeot Grand Cru 2006

Clos Vougeot Grand Cru 2006

TERROIR
The Clos Vougeot vineyard, one of the most renowned wine appellation of Burgundy, is located in the heart of the Côte de Nuits, and spreads over the majority of the Vougeot village. The five centuries-old walls around this 50 hectares vineyard are still intact nowadays. Clos Vougeot is a very rare fine wine, a unique and true jewel of Burgundy.

  GRAPE VARIETY
100% Pinot Noir

  WINEMAKING
Manual harvest with grape sorting before the vinification and full destemming. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks and maturation in oak barrels for 18 months, including 40% of new barrels

  WINE TASTING
Very intense and pure ruby red colour, with brilliant purple highlights. Complex aromas of small fruits (raspberry, strawberry), flowers (rose, violet), but also hints of mint, liquorice, and truffle. Very rich and mellow in the mouth, with a perfect balance between elegance and powerfulness, with a deep and long finish.

  FOOD PAIRING
Goes well with rich and elegant food like roasted lamb, veal in sauce, game stew, grilled beef and even exotic dishes. Also pairs well with fine soft cheeses.

  SERVICE TEMPERATURE AND AGEING
Wine to be served at 16°C / 62° F. To appreciate this wine to its fullest, it is best to mature it for 10 to 30 years.

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